American Meth: A must see movie

Meth’s grasp runs far and wide throughout America.

A quote from the movie’s narrator Val Kilmer on Portland’s homeless:

“As surely as meth was pumping through their veins, pride and shame had bled out. An undeniable sign that meth had made its mark”.

This is a documentary that runs close to 70 minutes, but is certainly worth taking the time to watch. Included are some of these highlights:

If you watch nothing else, I suggest watching the middle of part 4 through the middle of part 7 in the series. Which includes a pre-dawn interview chronicling the story of meth addicts, Holly and James: They are a family living in a mobile home with 4 very young kids and no running water. The kids are dirty and out of control. When both parents finally crash at 5AM the kids are left roaming the house unattended. If you are wondering how meth effects families this is a must see. It’s a scenario that takes place in almost every community in America every single day. Trust me, this story is pretty similar to what I saw as a child.


  • http://www.pisceshanna.wordpress.com Hanna

    I just finished watching this, and obviously it hit really close to home. I live about an hour from Farmington, NM, where part of this was filmed. The SAFE forum created the SW Drug Task Force which is based in my town of Durango. There are two local-ish films that were produced in the last few year about meth. I need to get them to you. One of them was produced in Durango and its called “Break the Glass.” The second one is about Meth use on the Navajo Reservation and I don't remember the name. I'll find it.

    Thanks again for continuing to spread the word.

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  • john

    Nice…..video mate…..i remembered my chieldhood….
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    home
    john
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