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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

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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.

Director:

Stefano Sollima

Writer:

Taylor Sheridan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Benicio Del Toro ... Alejandro
Josh Brolin ... Matt Graver
Isabela Merced ... Isabel Reyes (as Isabela Moner)
Jeffrey Donovan ... Steve Forsing
Catherine Keener ... Cynthia Foards
Manuel Garcia-Rulfo ... Gallo
Matthew Modine ... James Riley
Shea Whigham ... Andy Wheeldon
Elijah Rodriguez ... Miguel Hernandez
Howard Ferguson Jr. ... Troy
David Castañeda ... Hector (as David Castaneda)
Jacqueline Torres ... Blandina
Raoul Max Trujillo ... Rafael (as Raoul Trujillo)
Bruno Bichir ... Angel
Jake Picking ... Shawn (J.C.U Specialist)
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Storyline

In this adventure/drama, CIA agent Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) enlists a mysterious operative to help investigate a Mexican drug cartel that has been smuggling terrorists into the U.S. Things escalate when the daughter of a top kingpin is abducted, forcing Graver and his partner to re-evaluate their mission. Written by ahmetkozan

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, bloody images, and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Isabela Merced had to chop her long hair into a short pixie hairstyle for this film. The video of the haircut is on her YouTube channel. She donated the hair to charity. See more »

Goofs

When the young coyote takes his first group across the river border from Mexico to the US, the river is flowing east to west... uphill... toward New Mexico. See more »

Quotes

Alejandro: You want to be a sicario... let's talk about your future...
[closes the door]
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Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Sicario: Day of the Solado (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Dicen Que Son de Calle
Written by Victor Daniel Federico Guerrero, Dante Edu Espinoza Sanchez and Ernesto Davila Carreño
Performed by Under Side 821
Courtesy of Under Side 821
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Sicario
14 February 2020 | by MR_HeracliusSee all my reviews

Okay, so this doesn't come close to the first movie in the series. But, it comes close enough to being close that it's much more than watchable. It's actually a very good movie. If it was a standalone movie and Sicario never happened, people would more appreciative. Del Toro is his usual badass self. The cartels and U.S. law enforcement are brutal, per the usual. I recommend this to anyone who enjoys fast action.


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Country:

USA | Mexico

Release Date:

29 June 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sicario 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico City, Mexico See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,007,566, 1 July 2018

Gross USA:

$50,072,235

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$75,837,743
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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