The drug war on the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro.
Benicio Del Toro,
When drug violence worsens on the USA Mexico border, the FBI sends an idealistic agent, Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) on a mission to eradicate a drug cartel responsible for a bomb that had killed members of her team.Written by
The traffic scenes supposedly shot in Juarez include the characteristic green and gray "Pesero" buses and the red and yellow taxis of Mexico City. Neither of those types of public transport exist in Juarez. See more »
[sitting in a bar]
Look at you. Your eyebrows are a mess.
[hiding her face]
No, they're not!
They're like caterpillars, like wild beasts. You're losing weight.
Look at you. What is it, one T-shirt a week? At least work on your personal hygiene, huh?
You sound like my mother.
Maybe I *am* your mother. First we work on personal hygiene, then we move on to the shopping.
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Probably the best cinematography of this whole year. Roger Deakins is an absolute maestro. Music and sound combo of the movie added to the tension. Johann Johannsson's score is another exciting driving force upon which the film is carried. It was powerful. Incredible action-thriller. It was extremely dark. Not color wise, but the subject matter. Villeneuve really knows how to take the most vile subjects and turn them into intense n dark cinema. The acting was top notch especially Del Toro. He is comfortable with this sort of material and it really shows. I hav always been a fan of Brolin after no country for old men. His character was so relaxed n mean with those slip ons quiet opposite to del toro's who u slowly get to know as the movie unfolds. Del toro's character was emotionless and relentless. It is his best performance to date. The only scene i couldn't digest was the dinner scene. I turned my eyes n was shocked for few mins.
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