8.2/10
597
4 user 1 critic

El Cartel de los Sapos 

Two good friends join the underground world of Drug trafficking to make quick money and have a better quality of living. The illegal drugs trafficking world seems to be attractive to all ... See full summary »

Creator:

Andrés López
Reviews

Episodes

Previous Episode


Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2008   Unknown  
1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Now Pepe Cadena finishes telling the story in which the most powerful drug traffickers in Colombia are strengthened but later fall while he and others dedicate themselves to the dangerous task of exposing them to collaborate with justice.

Stars: Diego Cadavid, Robinson Díaz, Patricia Manterola
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The exploits of the notorious drug lord, Pablo Escobar.

Stars: Andrés Parra, Marcela Vargas, Joavany Alvarez
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The life of Andres Lopez Lopez during his years involved with the Colombian Cartel aka "Cartel Norte del Valle".

Directors: Carlos Moreno, Juancho Cardona
Stars: Manolo Cardona, Juana Acosta, Diego Cadavid
The Mafia Dolls (TV Series 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Follows the lives of five young women in Colombia and each of their ties with drug traffickers and trafficking.

Stars: Jason Chad Roth, Joseph Snell, Julieth Herrera
Alias J.J. (TV Series 2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

As the Medellin Cartel crumbles, Pablo Escobar's No.1 hit man struggles to stay alive and gain respect in the prison hierarchy.

Stars: Amparo Grisales, Natasha Klauss, Juan Pablo Urrego
La Reina del Sur (2011–2019)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Teresa Mendoza returns to Mexico after 8 years to fight with Mexican drug dealers.

Stars: Kate del Castillo, Humberto Zurita, Alejandro Calva
La saga: Negocio de familia (TV Series 2004)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

It begins in the middle 30's in a town near Bogotá, Colombia. Tomás Manrique, his wife Josefina and his little son Pedro, had to take a train and leave that town as soon as a war conflict ... See full summary »

Stars: Robinson Díaz, Diego Cadavid, Alejandra Miranda
El Chema (TV Series 2016)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Inspired by true events, This is the story of the most notorious drug kingpin the world had ever seen. A man known as El Chapo, the biggest international drug lord in history. The most ... See full summary »

Stars: Mauricio Ochmann, Julio Bracho, Fernando Noriega
Pedro el escamoso (TV Series 2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Comedy about a cheesy but charming Colombian macho man who moves from a small town to the city seeking his fortune and to scape his past. In Bogota he is hired as a driver and moves in with... See full synopsis »

Stars: Miguel Varoni, Javier Gómez, Sandra Reyes
El Señor de los Cielos (TV Series 2013)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The most powerful drug trafficker of his time, this is the Life and times of Amado Carrillo Fuentes, "El Señor de los Cielos" (Lord of the Skies), a man who became the head of the Juárez ... See full summary »

Stars: Rafael Amaya, Carmen Aub, Fernanda Castillo
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Sin Senos No Hay Paraiso tells the tragic story of a young woman named Catalina Santana who's ambition is so strong she'll risk her life, because of her obsession with having larger breasts... See full summary »

Stars: Carmen Villalobos, Catherine Siachoque, María Fernanda Yepes
Rosario Tijeras (TV Series 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Rosario is a teenage schoolgirl who lives in a tough Latin neighborhood filled with challenges. Having poverty all around, she faces difficult situations from family, school, rich friends ... See full summary »

Stars: Juliana Betancourth, María Fernanda Yepes, Sebastian Martínez
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Jesus Chaver ...  Drug Dealer ' Ricardo' 7 episodes
Manolo Cardona ...  Martín González 'El Fresita' 4 episodes, 2008
Neal Kodinsky ...  William Torres 4 episodes, 2008
Edit

Storyline

Two good friends join the underground world of Drug trafficking to make quick money and have a better quality of living. The illegal drugs trafficking world seems to be attractive to all these middle-class people who just want to grow up in a safe way without legal problems. Ignoring this choosing is just the beginning of a turbulent and troubled life that is going to change his fate forever.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

TV-MA
Edit

Details

Country:

Colombia

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

4 June 2008 (Colombia) See more »

Also Known As:

Kartel See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Caracol Televisión See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remade as The Snitch Cartel (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Ratón y Queso
(Opening Song)
Performed by Cartel de Santa
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Excellent!
3 March 2009 | by themakeupproSee all my reviews

As the daughter of Colombian immigrants to the USA and having lived in Miami for the past 30 years I can truly attest to the veracity of this series. The production value is high with authentic locations, props, wardrobe,etc. I was impressed by the image and sound quality on the DVD set because most Hispanic productions cut costs and this most important part of production suffers. Caracol has produced a top of the line show and one of which they can be proud of. The actors are all great, with some being superb such as Robinson Diaz as El Cabo and Julian Arango as Guadaña. Manolo Cardona has shown he can be a Hollywood leading man any day and I suspect it won't take long for us to see him there. It is a slice of the lives of the cocaine cowboys with never a dull moment. You will want to know what happens next at the end of each episode. As the previous post stated, "The Sopranos" a la Colombian. I advise you to get/rent the DVD set because the series shown on Telemundo is badly cut and the viewer looses out immensely.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed