Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin star in the crime drama Sicario. An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by an elected government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.
Release Date: September 18, 2015 (limited), Oct. 2 (wide)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Director: Denis Villeneuve
Screenwriter: Taylor Sheridan
Cast: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber, Jon Bernthal
Running Time: 2 hrs.
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, grisly images, and language.
Official Website: SicarioFilm.com
In Mexico, “Sicario” means hitman. In the lawless border area stretching between the U.S. and Mexico, an idealistic FBI agent (Emily Blunt) is enlisted by an elite government task force official (Josh Brolin) to aid in the escalating war against drugs. Led by an enigmatic consultant with a questionable past (Benicio Del Toro), the team sets out on a clandestine journey forcing Kate to question everything that she believes in order to survive.