03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Hollywood's 3-Film Love Affair With Pablo Escobar

As "Entourage," television's fictionalized Hollywood chronicle, wrapped its season last month, the agent extraordinaire Ari Gold saw his client's dream movie about the Medellín drug cartel hammered by the audience and would-be buyers at the Cannes Film Festival.

Maybe Mr. Gold was working the wrong market.

At the American Film Market, which begins here on Wednesday, no fewer than three prospective movies about the cocaine cartel and its kingpin, Pablo Escobar, are expected to vie for attention.

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