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Barry Seal was just an ordinary pilot who worked for TWA before he was recruited by the CIA in 1978. His work in South America eventually caught the eye of the Medellín Cartel, associated with Pablo Escobar, who needed a man with his skill set. Barry became a drug trafficker, gun smuggler and money launderer. Soon acquiring the title, 'The gringo that always delivers'. Written by
The CIA. The White House. Pablo Escobar. One Man Played Them All.
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29 September 2017 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $16,776,390,
1 October 2017, Wide Release
Gross USA: $51,338,325, 13 December 2017
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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The airplane that Barry Seal was flying all the time (officially registered as N164HH, also seen in the movie on the tail of the airplane) crashed in real life (11 Sept. 2015) on the last day of the movie shoots causing 2 fatalities. See more
While flying in the stormy weather, the cargo plane is shown several thousand feet in the air (judging from the TC bases) whereas all the smuggling flights were done as low over water as possible to avoid radar detection. See more
I'm the gringo who always delivers.
The 2013 Universal Studios logo rewinds into the older 1971-1990 logo and the 1996 Imagine Entertainment logo rewinds into the 1988-1996 logo at the beginning. Since Cross Creek Pictures was founded in 2009, their logo rewinds into a miniature train with the company name written on it with the normal logo displayed in a retro 1970s style. See more
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I Don't Need You
Written by Fredrick Dummer
Performed by The Troyes
Courtesy of Cicadelic Records & Music
By arrangement with Mutiny Recordings See more