Customs agent Robert Mazur, who became a pivotal player for drug lords in the 1980s after cleaning their dirty cash by trading on mob connections to become confidant to the international underworld, and the bankers who enabled them.
Due to his length of service, Maruz is offered the possibility to retire with full benefits.
Instead, to the dismay of his wife Ev, he decides to take on one more job, far more complicated and dangerous than he ever imagined.
Broad Green bought “The Infiltrator” last year at Cannes. The operation reeled in key players in a chain stretching all the way to Pablo Escobar, with arrests leading to the collapse of the Bank of Credit and Commerce International.
Brad Furman directed the film, based on Robert Mazur’s autobiography of the same name. “The Infiltrator” also stars Diane Kruger, John Leguizamo, Benjamin Bratt, Yul Vazquez, Amy Ryan and Olympia Dukakis. “The Infiltrator” is the second wide release to land on July 15 after Sony’s reboot of “Ghostbusters.” Its previous release date had been Aug.
The film was made and released about seven years after its source autobiographical book "The Infiltrator: My Secret Life Inside the Dirty Banks Behind Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel" by Robert Mazur had been first published in 2009.
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Lots of great songs throughout the movie, including The Who's "Eminence Front", which plays not once but twice in the movie!
"The Infiltrator" opened this weekend and I couldn't wait to see it.
As this point we're not even 15 minutes into the movie, but to tell you more would spoil your viewing experience, you'll just have to see for yourself how it all plays out.
Couple of comments: this movie is directed by Brad Furman, who previously brought us the Matthew Mc Conaughey-fronted thriller "The Lincoln Lawyer".
Depp is held accountable for his conduct on set so that, in the future, others will not be put in the same situation,” Azizian told Deadline today. Having failed to pushed the matter back, which is unusual for a plaintiff, more stories of the actor’s excessive spending and empty accounts are expected to be on display.