In New Orleans after 'Katrina', the partner of Detective Andy Devereaux is found dead, so Devereaux is teamed up with Stan Green. During the investigation, an undercover DEA agent is murdered by two dirty police officers. A psychologist, Nina Ferraro, has successive interviews with Andy, Stan and the two detectives. Meanwhile, the FBI also investigates the corruption in the police force headed by Agent Brown. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The Big Easy is losing the fight.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for strong violence, sexuality, drug content and pervasive language
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Did You Know?
In one scene Pepe compares Val Kilmer's character to Moses. Kilmer played the voice of Moses in the animation The Prince of Egypt
(1998). See more
When Pepe and Barney are following the Chevy with all the lights right after it is first shown to us the car is on the left side of the yellow line in the road. In the next shot we see the car right of center on the correct side of the road. Then the next shot shows the car back left of center and when the next shot appears showing the car coming towards us it is back on the correct side of the road. See more
How do you feel about taking another human being's life?
Well, like my daddy always said, it's better to be judged by 12 than carried by six.
References Righteous Kill
Performed by Preservation Hall Jazz Band
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