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Hollywood High

Dethy smokes marijuana every day, and does harder drugs when she's out partying at night. It's common for her to do several lines of cocaine in one evening.

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In Los Angeles, California the pressures of the fame game turn many to heroin, cocaine and prescription pills. This film meets the dealers, the starlets abusing drugs to cope with pressures in Tinseltown, the crooked doctor supplying Adderall, a pharmaceutical amphetamine that has become the latest must have diet pill, and the wannabes who gave up everything to pursue their entertainment dreams and end up addicted and living homeless in the hills beneath the shadows of the famous Hollywood sign.