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DEA Agent (as Arthur Nascarella)
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Ray Baker
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Andy Yates
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Sheriff Bill Johnson
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Jake Yates (as Jeffrey De Munn)
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Henry Upton
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Bucky Upton (as Fred Weller)
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Phil Jones
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Roberto Fuentes
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Mina Fuentes (as Paula Garces)
Roy Barnitt ...
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A DEA agent and a local sheriff have to wrestle with their consciences as they start raids on local farmers, who have started growing marijuana simply to keep their farms operational. Story focuses on a young man, who accidentally discovers that his straight-laced parents are involved in the marijuana cultivation. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Rated R for drug content and language
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Below average entertainment
12 December 2001 | by See all my reviews

The DEA agent's name, Anslinger, is a nice inside joke - this is the name of the former drug czar who almost single-handedly made marijuana illegal.

Despite this bit of book knowledge, the writers go on to have the farmers harvesting and selling fresh undried leaf, rather than cured buds.

Additionally, I always find it amusing that movie makers never seem to be able to find real marijuana plants for filming. You would think there would be a business that would make real looking fake ones for the movie business or maybe they could film a couple of scenes in Amsterdam or Switzerland. I suppose that's asking too much for the budget.

Probably the most interesting thing about the film is the attempt to cover the notion of exactly what is right and what is wrong in society and how the law treads that line and yet tries to do justice in spite of it.


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