7.7/10
1,131
2 user 1 critic

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded (2014)

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago. Cocaine Cowboys is the true story of how Miami ... See full summary »

Director:

Billy Corben
Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Prime Video

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Documentary | Crime | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Set in 1991 on the inner-city streets of Oakland, California, cocaine dealer Charles Cosby has his life changed forever when he writes a fan letter to the "Cocaine Godmother" Griselda ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Nelson Andreu, Jorge Ayala, Griselda Blanco
Documentary | Crime | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago - and it put the city on the map. "Cocaine ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Jon Roberts, Al Sunshine, Sam Burstyn
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A colorful portrait of Miami's pot smuggling scene of the 1970s, populated with redneck pirates, a ganja-smoking church, and the longest serving marijuana prisoner in American history.

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Robert Platshorn
The Tanning of America (TV Mini-Series 2014)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

"The Tanning of America" is a thorough examination of hip-hop as a cultural movement, whose profound influence in music, film, television, fashion, business, race relations and politics ... See full summary »

Stars: Steve Stoute, Bill Adler, Cory Booker
Broke I (2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

According to a 2009 Sports Illustrated article, 60 percent of NBA players are broke within five years of retirement. For 78 percent of NFL players, it takes only three years. Sucked into ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Corben
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A documentary about the circumstances during a party at a University of Florida fraternity that led up to what may or may not have been a rape. Interspersed with actual footage shot by the ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Craig C. DeThomasis, Alice Hendon, Disa Holly
Dawg Fight (2015)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

West Perrine, Florida is a suburban ghetto in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Over 73% of its residents are African-American and more than a third of them are unemployed. Violent crimes occur ... See full summary »

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Alex Caceres, Dhafir Harris, Cedric James
Limelight (2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A documentary on former New York City club owner Peter Gatien.

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: 50 Cent, Moby, Jay Z
Screwball (2018)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Billy Corben's true-crime dramedy investigates the MLB's infamous doping scandal involving a nefarious clinician and his most famous client: the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez.

Director: Billy Corben
Stars: Bryan Blanco, Frankie Diaz, Jonathan Blanco
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

Dustin (Tom Sullivan) is the leader of a rock band on the brink of super-stardom. Until now they have juggled their music career with cocaine smuggling. The musicians, and their manager Raf... See full summary »

Director: Ulli Lommel
Stars: Jack Palance, Tom Sullivan, Andy Warhol
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In Miami, a dying sport gets a reprieve when a local dog track conjures up a scheme to enlist some former has-been and never-was University of Miami athletes to play Jai-Alai as token requisite to further their parimutuel interests.

Director: Billy Corben
Drama

Notorious '70s drug dealer Jon Roberts moves from New York, where he was involved in gangland takeovers of the city's nightclubs, to Miami where he gets set up with a powerful drug cartel.

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Mickey Munday Mickey Munday ... Himself
Jon Roberts Jon Roberts ... Himself
Edit

Storyline

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago. Cocaine Cowboys is the true story of how Miami became the drug, murder and cash capital of the United States. But it isn't the whole story - Pulling from hundreds of hours of additional interviews and recently uncovered archival news footage, Cocaine Cowboys has been RELOADED: packed with footage and stories that have never been told about Griselda Blanco, the Medellín Cartel, and Miami's Cocaine Wars, with firsthand accounts by hit man Jorge 'Rivi' Ayala, cocaine trafficker Jon Roberts, smuggler Mickey Munday, and others. Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded recreates Miami's Cocaine Wars like you've never experienced it. Written by Magnolia Pictures

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing graphic crime images, drug material and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Site | Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 July 2014 (Netherlands) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Rakontur See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sadly, a few months after this documentary came out, Jon Roberts past away. See more »

Quotes

[LAST TITLE CARD]: Griselda Blanco was released from prison on June 3, 2004.
See more »

Connections

Features Scarface (1983) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I not only saw this documentary, I lived it.
11 February 2017 | by rlindsey-16169See all my reviews

I not only saw the documentary, I lived it, I became a Metro Dade county police officer in Aug of 1980 and retired in 2002, I was on the scene of at least half the drug related killings pictured in the video, and a whole lot more that were not. As if that weren't enough, I also went to High school with the quintessential Cocaine Cowboy Mickey Munday, oddly enough I didn't make the connection till I watched this video 50 something years later, I recall him as a redheaded nerd who the girls wanted nothing to do with, if they had only known that one day he would be buying entire neighborhoods and burying trash bags full of 20s and hundreds.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed