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Trapped in a Purple Haze

Trapped in a Purple Haze

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Monday, April 17, 2000 5.7 9 4
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  • Season: 1999-2000
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Addiction Story, Children/Teens

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Plot Synopsis

A well-to-do, popular 18-year old college student escapes the demands of his over-bearing, career driven mother and his beleaguered father by using drugs. Lured into the drug culture by his trashy new girlfriend, he soon finds himself addicted to heroin. His descent into a hellish existence dominated by getting the next fix, shocks his family and friends, but it takes the overdose death of his girlfriend to convince him that his life is out of control.


Production Company:

  • The Thomas Carter Co.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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