Steve Murphy is a DEA agent, and along with his new partner, Javier Peña, is assigned the task to eliminate drug threats (by themselves or in conjunction with local law enforcement). They are part of the ground team that executes orders for the Drug Enforcement Administration. Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura) is connected with a cocaine chemist known as Cockroach from Chile. Together they build their empire, planning and executing new ways of trafficking drugs to and from Cuba and supplying the content to Miami (Florida). After getting betrayed by Cockroach, Pablo takes revenge on him.
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Title translates to "Decline" in English. See more
When agent Murphy tells his wife on the plane they must be over the Amazon is a factual mistake. Flying from the US to Bogota, or any of the main cities of Colombia you would never fly over the Amazon given that these cities are located north of where the actual Colombian Amazon juggle starts and any Colombia bound US flight would enter the country from the north. See more
Nowadays, the US government can listen to anything you say. They know where you are, they know who you're talking to, and trust me, they know who you're fucking. You turn on a cell phone or a computer, and you're doomed. But in Colombia in 1989, it wasn't that easy. First off, there was no Internet. No cells. The best they had were satellite phones, and in order to capture a satellite phone, you had to fly directly over it. On top of that, the only people who had sat ...
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