While heading back across the border, the dynamics shift for FBI agent Kate Macer [Emily Blunt] and enigmatic SWAT team consultant Alejandro [Benicio Del Toro]. Gear up for SICARIO to hit select theaters SEPTEMBER 18, 2015 and wide OCTOBER 2, 2015.
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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.
A Lionsgate presentation, a Black Label Media presentation, a Thunder Road production, a Denis Villeneuve film.
Cast: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber, Jon Bernthal
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Written by: Taylor Sheridan
Produced by: Basil Iwanyk, Edward L. McDonnell, Molly Smith, Thad Luckinbill, Trent Luckinbill
Director of Photography: Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC
Music By: Jóhann Jóhannsson