Top 15 Drug Cartel Movies To Keep You On Edge

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If you admire Narcos then, this movie list for you. I Picked 10 movies about cartel crime, the war on drugs movies, which always takes the seat when it comes to thrillers. here are the Top 10 Drug cartel movies. 

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Top 10 Cartel Movies of all Time

End Of Watch (2012)

Two LAPD officers Brian(Jake Gyllenhaal) and Mike(Michael Peña) patrol on the most dangerous neighborhoods in Los Angeles. The movie has made in a documentary style which gives diverse cheeriness.

Blow (2001)

A True Story Of George Jung played by Johnny Depp, Who is to Smuggle cocaine into the US, From Colombia’s drug lord Pablo Escobar The Medellín Cartel. One of the classics amongst the drug cartel movies. 

The Infiltrator (2016)

A US custom service agent(Bryan Cranston) exposes the money laundering Scheme of many Colombian drug lord cartels including Pablo Escobar.

Traffic (2000)

A different story of each, who experience despair on the ongoing war on drugs, A three different story plot of Mexico, DEA, appointed judge(Michael Douglas).

Training days (2001)

A Police officer (Ethan Hawke) was getting trained by Detective Alonzo(Denzel Washington), a senior narcotics officer, got into mess with the Russian mafia, and the officer finds out that he does unethical and betrayal things, to get out of the mess.

City Of God (2002)

Brazilian Crime movie one of the classic cult directed by Fernando Meirelles and Kátia Lund. In a story, two brothers in the slums of Rio one becomes a photographer the other becomes is a drug dealer.

Scarface (1983)

A Cuban immigrant Tony Montana ‘one of the iconic characters’ gets a green card for killing a Cuban government official and With his friends builds a stronghold on Miami of the drug empire.

No Country For Old Men (2007)

A hunter(Josh Brolin) discovers 2 million dollars from a dead reveal cartel after their talks went wrong then A psychopathic killer(Javier Bardem) tracks him to get the money. The movie that will blow your mind.

American Gangster (2007)

After the Death of his boss Frank Lucas takes control expands his drug Empire secretly, he was selling heroin under the name of ‘blue magic’ which he brings from Thailand.

Sicario (2015)

An FBI agent(Emily Blunt) was chosen by the government to help the war against drugs, During her mission, she encounters disturbing realities.

The Mule (2018)

80-Year-Old earl, a horticulturist who goes homeless. and starts to work with cartels to transport cocaine from Mexico through Illinois. 

Cartel Land (2015)

Cartel Land is a Documentary film that shows enforcement fights for the war on drugs. it got nominated for the academy award for best documentary. 

American Made (2017)

Barry Seal is the commercial pilot. who starts to smuggle cocaine to the US, from Medellin Cartel. eventually, start to work as an informant in order to avoid jail time.

Savages (2012)

Chon and Ben are friends, had the marijuana plantation in California. from the seed which they brought from Afghanistan and becomes rich, and things go wrong with the cartels while negotiating. 

Maria Full of Grace (2004)

After Mistreatment by her boss, she quits the job in a factory and finds to she is pregnant and her boyfriend suggests her for marriage, she declines and is desperate for the job, On the way she meets offers her drug mule job by swallows wrapped dugs in her stomach, should be delivered to New York.

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