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'.
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
Gross USA: $51,342,000
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $134,866,593
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The film's script was featured on the 2014 Black List of the most liked unproduced film scripts. See more
On the boxes with weapons is written in Cyrillic "Kalasnikov". Correct writing is "Kalashnikov". See more
[JB shows up with a teenage girl
What in the holy fuck? That girl's only 15.
At the very end of the credits, tucked among the copyright disclaimers is the sentence, "And yes, we know that's not El Salvador." This is a reference to a joke in the film about mistaking El Salvador for Nicaragua on the map. In fact, the country on the map was neither El Salvador nor Nicaragua, it was Honduras. See more
Let Your Love Flow
Written by Larry E Wiliams
Performed by Bellamy Brothers
(as The Bellamy Brothers)
Courtesy of Curb Records
By arrangement with Fine Gold Music See more