CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel. | Gross: Billy Drago, Biography, Crime, Drama. 121 min Clint Eastwood, 42 min Stars:
| A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is a crack addict. 111 min
131 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller. | Clint Eastwood
Stars: $47.62M, R
157 min $124.12M, PG-13 | Gross: Biography, Crime, Drama.
$36.67M, R Richard Jaeckel, Votes: Forest Whitaker,
Documentary series examining drug cartels and kingpins from around the world. Brian De Palma 141 min
As far as movies about drug lords go, this one was pretty good.
Russell Crowe, Josh Brolin, Votes:
| Anne Archer, Co-starring 50 Cent, Joseph Sikora, Ana de la Reguera, and La La Anthony, Power spends its episodes awash in the neon lights of New York’s nightclubs but also under the influence of the Jimenez cartel.
Scoot McNairy, Stars: As Oscar winner Bong Joon-ho said, “Once you overcome the one-inch tall barrier of subtitles, you will be introduced to so many more amazing films.”. Stars: Tell us what you think about this feature. Francisco Maturana, R
To describe this series with every positive descriptor there is still wouldn’t do it justice.
Director: | Mickey Munday, Votes:
Zoe Saldana, Get ready for season 5 premiering February 23.
Jason Bateman manages to seamlessly mix domesticity with a drug lord’s dirty laundry in this Netflix series, in which he stars in and directs. Stars: Marco de la O, Humberto Busto, Diego Vásquez, Juan Carlos Cruz. Better Call Saul is devoted entirely to telling the story of how Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk), a morally ambiguous attorney, becomes Saul Goodman, the dirty lawyer connected to the sordid characters affiliated with the Juarez cartel. 31,039
This immersive documentary thriller isn’t for the faint of heart.
Action, Crime, Drama.
| 118 min 124 min 132,169 Sofia Hublitz,
Scarface stars Pacino as the indelible gangster and charts his rise as a Cuban immigrant-turned-cocaine cartel captain.
Ridley Scott | Gross:
| Director: Patrick L. Reyes,
A man known as Diablo emerges to head a drug cartel after the previous leader is imprisoned.
It took three seasons to wrap up the narrative of Colombian kingpin Pablo Escobar on Narcos. | Closing in on the criminal activity associated with legendary cartels of the 1980s, Narcos: Mexico premiered its newest season on Netflix on February 13. A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power during the '90s as the head of the Sinaloa Cartel and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
Oliver Stone | Penélope Cruz,
$103.80M, R | Gross: 50 min The acting was great and believable, and the story was compelling. | Gross: | 238,065
Michael Peña, Director: 109 min
As narcotics officers Mike (Will Smith) and Marcus (Martin Lawrence), these two besties are no strangers to cartels running streams of illegal substances through Miami’s many ports. Steven Bauer, 115 min Blake Lively, | A four-time Oscar nominee in 2002, it’s a kinetic and wild coming-of-age ride. 155,475
Alice Braga, L.A. undercover cops disregard the law to bring down the most powerful drug mob in the U.S.
$47.38M, R Who can mention drug-addicted TV/movies without mentioning good old Dr. Gregory House. Stars: Happy bingeing!
You'll have no fingernails left after bingeing.
| 97,135 | | The story of Barry Seal, an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA in the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the Iran-Contra Affair. $122.19M, R Action, Crime, Drama. Paco Valencia, Say hello to our favorite little Al Pacino movie: The Brian De Palma classic from the ’80s that has cemented Tony Montana, his little machine gun friend, and Michelle Pfeiffer’s stunning slip dresses in cinema history.
Walter White (Bryan Cranston) is a chemistry teacher-turned-meth kingpin who with the help of his dimwit student Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) rejiggers the meth trade with his crystal-blue cook—all to make as much as he can for his family before he dies of cancer.
| Gross: Stars: Director: Cesar De León, | And, again improbably, the American story line is the strength of “Zerozerozero” — when it’s onscreen, there’s more to watch than a coolly efficient international crime thriller.
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Ted Demme Johnny Depp in Blow or Al Pacino in Scarface? | Gross:
Jose Yenque, TV-MA Taylor Kitsch, An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico. 225,747 José María Yazpik,
2,367 Drama. Skylar Gaertner, R America Ferrera, Votes:
Jordi Mollà, Votes: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Nominated for five Oscars in 2001—four of which it won—Steven Soderbergh’s film is an ambitious crime drama that unfurls through several intertwined narratives, each revealing the ripple effects and devastating aftermath of illegal drug trade as it pertains to the dealers, enforcers, traffickers, politicians, and everyone else wrapped up in its clutches. 105,067
| | | Gross: Rodrigo Santoro, Votes: $50.07M, R | Director:
Juan Pablo Obregon, R | Gustavo Muñoz, Votes:
| Stars: Veronica Falcón, TV-MA In 1997 Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento has to find a substitute for his position while trying to take down drug dealers and criminals before the Pope visits. Benicio Del Toro, |
I liked the ending, it was very satisfying!
Sarah Wright, 108 min True Detective — The first season is widely hailed as some of the finest writing and acting in hour-long drama TV.
Loosely based on Mexico's once most powerful drug cartel leader, this journey into the drug underworld cuts to the bone and through the heart. Director:
Chuck Norris, A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power during the '90s as the head of the Sinaloa Cartel and his ultimate downfall in 2016. Action, Thriller.
| Gross: | Stars:
93,315 Alexis García V., Michael Peña is fantastic as his partner.
With City of God, you’re whisked away to the slums of Rio de Janeiro, where a cycle of violence and gangland wars rage, and where the paths of a would-be photographer and a wannabe kingpin are about to converge. 100 min
Love him or not so much, Tom Cruise has redefined what it means to be an action hero. Tom Cruise, Definitely worth a watch.
Jon Bernthal, Votes: José Manuel 'El Doctor' Mireles, A financial advisor drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder money to appease a drug boss.
Wagner Moura, Aaron Paul, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Votes: David Ayer Biography, Crime, Drama.
| Director: 122 min Stars: Documentary, To a growing number of Mexicans and Latinos in the Americas, narco traffickers have become iconic outlaws and the new models of fame and success. Crime, Drama, Thriller. Sure, the majority of movies and TV shows on this list are mostly fictional, but they are also based on and inspired by real-life cartels and the cycles of violence they’ve spawned. In doing so, Moreno earned an Oscar nod in 2005.