Barry Seal was just an ordinary pilot who worked for TWA before he was recruited by the CIA in 1978. His work in South America eventually caught the eye of the Medellín Cartel, associated with Pablo Escobar, who needed a man with his skill set. Barry became a drug trafficker, gun smuggler and money launderer. Soon acquiring the title, 'The gringo that always delivers'.
The sky is never the limit.
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29 September 2017 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $16,776,390,
1 October 2017
Gross USA: $51,342,000
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
In one of the trailers Tom Cruise
is ordered to land his plane. He is also ordered to land his plane in the opening scene of Top Gun
(1986). See more
The song "What Makes A Good Man?" by The Heavy is played at the end of the film. The song was released in 2012. The last scenes took place late 1985/early 1986. See more
I'm the gringo who always delivers.
The 2013 Universal Studios logo rewinds into the older 1963-1990 logo and the 1996 Imagine Entertainment logo rewinds into the 1988-1996 logo at the beginning. Since Cross Creek Pictures was founded in 2009, their logo rewinds into a different train with the company name written on it and a grain effect with the normal logo displayed in a retro 1970s style. See more
Behind Closed Doors
Written by Kenny O'Dell
Performed by Charlie Rich
Courtesy of Columbia Nashville
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