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
This is the second time Benicio Del Toro and Emily Blunt have worked together - the first time was on The Wolfman See more »
Matt Graver randomly appears with different hair colors. Back-and-forth between a young man's dark brown hair devoid of gray, sometimes the "salt and pepper" of a 50-ish year old man, and sometimes heavier gray streaked throughout. See more »
Are we going to Tucson?
Yeah, you gotta learn how to sleep on a plane. They let me on the base when you need a ride, don't they?
[to Kate as they approach]
I didn't ask you.
And yet I answered...
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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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