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Antônio Alves Pinto (born 1967) is a Brazilian film score composer.
Barry Robert Pepper (born April 4, 1970) is a Canadian actor.
Benjamin Bratt (born December 16, 1963) is an American actor.
A crime boss, crime lord, mob boss, kingpin, or Don, is a person in charge of a criminal organization.
Bossier City is a city in Bossier Parish, which is located on the northwestern border of Louisiana in the United States.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
A car chase is the vehicular hot pursuit of suspects by law enforcers.
A cartel is a group of apparently independent producers whose goal is to increase their collective profits by means of price fixing, limiting supply, or other restrictive practices.
Construction is the process of constructing a building or infrastructure.
Crime cinema, in the broadest sense, is a cinematic genre inspired by and analogous to the crime fiction literary genre.
Dana W. Gonzales (born November 18, 1963) is an American cinematographer from Los Angeles, California.
David Harbour (born April 10, 1975) is an American actor.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is a United States federal law enforcement agency under the United States Department of Justice, tasked with combating drug smuggling and use within the United States.
Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, producer, and semi-retired professional wrestler.
Use of heroin peaked between 1969 and 1971, marijuana between 1978 and 1979, and cocaine between 1987 and 1989.
Frontline (styled by the program as FRONTLINE) is the flagship investigative journalism series of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), producing in-depth documentaries on a variety of domestic and international stories and issues, and broadcasting them on air and online.
A gang is a group of associates, friends or members of a family with a defined leadership and internal organization that identifies with or claims control over territory in a community and engages, either individually or collectively, in illegal, and possibly violent, behavior.
Image Nation, formerly known as Imagenation Abu Dhabi, is a leading Arabian film and media production company, a subsidiary of the governmental Media Zone Authority Abu Dhabi (MZA) and it is located in twofour54 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
An informant (also called an informer) is a person who provides privileged information about a person or organization to an agency.
Jorge Daniel "J.
Jonathan Edward "Jon" Bernthal (born September 20, 1976) is an American actor.
Justin Haythe (born September 16, 1973) is an American novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter.
Kym Jackson (born 1 July 1983) is an Australian actress and author.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., doing business as Lionsgate, is an American, Canadian-domiciled entertainment company.
Mandatory sentencing requires that offenders serve a predefined term for certain crimes, commonly serious and violent offenses.
Melina Eleni Kanakaredes Constantinides (born April 23, 1967) is an American actress.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
The Mexico–United States border is an international border separating Mexico and the United States, extending from the Pacific Ocean to the west and Gulf of Mexico to the east.
Michael Kenneth Williams (born November 22, 1966) is an American actor, dancer, and reporter.
Nadine E. Velazquez (born November 20, 1978) is an American actress and model known for her roles as Catalina Aruca on My Name Is Earl and Sofia Ruxin on The League.
The term narcotic (from ancient Greek ναρκῶ narkō, "to make numb") originally referred medically to any psychoactive compound with sleep-inducing properties.
Participant Media is an American film production company founded in 2004 by Jeffrey Skoll, dedicated to entertainment that inspires and compels social change.
A prison, also known as a correctional facility, jail, gaol (dated, British English), penitentiary (American English), detention center (American English), or remand center is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state.
Raphael Pichey "Rafi" Gavron (born 24 June 1989) is a British-American actor, known for his roles in the romantic-drama film Breaking and Entering, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, Inkheart, Celeste and Jesse Forever, and as Lex in Mine Games.
Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.
A shootout, also called a firefight or gunfight, is a gun battle between armed groups.
In law enforcement, a sting operation is a deceptive operation designed to catch a person committing a crime.
Summit Entertainment, LLC is an American film production and distribution company.
Susan Abigail Sarandon (née Tomalin; born October 4, 1946) is an American actress and activist.
A task force (TF) is a unit or formation established to work on a single defined task or activity.
Telephone tapping (also wire tapping or wiretapping in American English) is the monitoring of telephone and Internet conversations by a third party, often by covert means.
The Numbers is a movie industry data website that tracks box office revenue in a systematic, algorithmic way.
In the United States, habitual offender laws (commonly referred to as three-strikes laws) were first implemented on March 7, 1994 and are part of the United States Justice Department's Anti-Violence Strategy.
Tobin Armbrust (born 1971/1972) is an American film producer who works for Exclusive Media, a film production and distribution company.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
United States Attorneys (also known as chief federal prosecutors and, historically, as United States District Attorneys) represent the United States federal government in United States district courts and United States courts of appeals.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal government of the United States.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
Witness protection is protection of a threatened witness involved in the justice system, including defendants and other clients, before, during, and after a trial, usually by police.