The script centers on two policemen, one an old-timer (Gibson), the other his volatile younger partner (Vaughn), who find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics become the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers descend into the criminal underworld to gain their just due, but instead find far more than they wanted awaiting them in the shadows.
Those Who Can't Earn A Living Must Find Another Way To Provide.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for strong violence, grisly images, language, and some sexuality/nudity.
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22 March 2019 (USA)
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Dragged Across Concrete
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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