CARTEL LAND

CARTEL LAND is a documentary about drug cartels operating in the Mexican state of Michoacán and two modern-day vigilante groups fighting against them.
BBFC reference: 
AZF329752
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Classification date: 
Monday, 7 September 2015
Monday, 10 August 2015
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Distributers: 
Dogwoof Pictures
Release date: 
Monday, 26 October 2015
Friday, 4 September 2015
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Directors: 
Matthew Heineman
Cast: 
Robert Hetrick
Consumer advice: 
images of real corpses, strong language, drug references
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<p>CARTEL LAND is a documentary about drug cartels operating in the Mexican state of Michoacán and two modern-day vigilante groups fighting against them.</p><dl><dt>Disturbing images</dt><dd><p>The severed heads of drug cartel victims are seen on two occasions. Other images of real dead bodies are also shown, including two men hanging by their necks from a bridge and corpses lying by the side of roads. There is no clear injury detail, but some bloody is seen on the ground.</p></dd><dt>Language</dt><dd><p>There are around thirty uses of strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'). There is also mild bad language, including use of 'asses', 'asshole', 'bastard', 'bullshit', 'crap', 'screwed over', 'shit' and 'son of a bitch'.</p></dd><dt>Drugs</dt><dd><p>There are numerous verbal and visual references to drugs, mostly relating to crystal methamphetamine, but there are no portrayals of drug use.</p></dd></dl><p>Other issues include witness accounts of murder and torture, scenes of mild to moderate violence, and infrequent mild sex references.</p>

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BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Year: 
2015
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Approximate running minutes: 
100
Cinema dates: 
Friday, 4 September 2015
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MyMovies film id: 
15515
MyMovies media id: 
12924
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Cartel Land
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Cartel Land - Trailer
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