Traffic (2000)

A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is a crack addict. Two DEA agents protect an...


Director: Steven Soderbergh

Writer: Stephen Gaghan

Stars: Michael Douglas, Benicio del Toro, Jacob Vargas

The French Connection
The French Connection (1971)

Tough narcotics detective "Popeye" Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.


Director: William Friedkin

Writer: Ernest Tidyman

Stars: Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Roy Scheider

Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon (1987)

Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.


Director: Richard Donner

Writer: Shane Black

Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey

French Connection II
French Connection II (1975)

"Popeye" Doyle travels to Marsailles to find Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that eluded him in New York.


Director: John Frankenheimer

Writer: Alexander Jacobs, Robert Dillon, Laurie Dillon

Stars: Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Bernard Fresson

Savages (2012)

Two high-quality weed dealers from the US rely on a controversial anti-narcotic government official to liberate their kidnapped girlfriend from a ruthless Mexican drug cartel.


Director: Oliver Stone

Writer: Don Winslow, Shane Salerno, Oliver Stone

Stars: Blake Lively, Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Miami Vice
Miami Vice (2006)

A case involving drug lords and murder in South Florida takes a personal turn for undercover detectives Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs.


Director: Michael Mann

Writer: Michael Mann

Stars: Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx, Naomie Harris