In 1986 weet undercoveragent Robert Mazur binnen te dringen in de organisatie van Pablo Escobar. Robert loopt grote risico's maar als hij slaagt kunnen vele drugsbazen en corrupte bankiers opgepakt worden.
Title
The Infiltrator
Director
Brad Furman
Actor
Bryan Cranston Diane Kruger Benjamin Bratt
Composer
Chris Hajian Pedro Bromfman
Based on the work of
Robert Mazur
Language
English
Publisher
Source1media, © 2017
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2016
Playing time
121 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans Gebaseerd op het boek van Robert Mazur
EAN
8717662572357

Reviews

Amerikaanse speelfilm (2016) van regisseur Brad Furman (The Lincoln Lawyer) met Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) en Diane Kruger (Inglourious Basterds), gebaseerd op het gelijknamige autobiografie* van Robert Mazur. Als undercoveragent gespecialiseerd in witwassen weet Mazur in de jaren 1980 als Robert Musella (Cranston) samen met ‘verloofde’ Kathy (Kruger) binnen te dringen in de organisatie van drugskoning Pablo Escobar. Ondanks gevaarlijke situaties, waar hij zich steeds weet uit te bluffen, weet Musella het vertrouwen te winnen van Escobar’s rechterhand Roberto Alcaino. Ruud Stift (cinemagazine.nl) geeft de film 3 1/2 ster: ‘Cranston speelt de dubbelrol trouwe huisvader/sluwe witwasser zo overtuigend, dat je soms met het zweet in je handen zit.’ Angus Wolfe Murray (eyeforfilm.co.uk) vindt de film goed voor 4 sterren: ‘The film is clever. It is violent and merciless, also. Mazur's work is so dangerous someone should invent a better word for courage. Going deep, as an agent, is like gi…Read more

About Brad Furman

Brad Furman is an American film and music video director, producer, and writer.

Career

Furman grew up in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, attended Friends' Central School, and went on to study at New York University (NYU) where he earned a BFA in film and TV from the Tisch School of the Arts. He also played Division III basketball for NYU.

Furman directed The Lincoln Lawyer, which starred Matthew McConaughey and was released in 2011. His next feature film was Runner Runner, which starred Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck. Furman also directed the music video for "What Do You Mean?" by the singer Justin Bieber in 2015.

In 2016, Furman directed Bryan Cranston in The Infiltrator. The film is based on the autobiography of the same name by Robert Mazur, a U.S. Customs special agent, who in the 1980s helped bust Pablo Escobar's money-laundering organization by going undercover as…Read more on Wikipedia