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Drug Wars: The Camarena Story (1990– )

PG-13
TV Mini-series | 270 min | Crime, Drama

Fact-based story of undercover DEA agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena who, while stationed in Guadalajara, uncovered a massive marijuana operation in Northern Mexico that led to his death and a remarkable investigation of corruption within the ...See moreFact-based story of undercover DEA agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena who, while stationed in Guadalajara, uncovered a massive marijuana operation in Northern Mexico that led to his death and a remarkable investigation of corruption within the Mexican government. Written by John Sacksteder See less
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Elaine Shannon (nonfiction book "Desperados") | Ann Powell (teleplay) | Rose Schacht (teleplay) | Christopher Canaan (teleplay) & 2 more
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Updated Jan 7, 1990

Release date (First episode)
Jan 7, 1990 (United States)

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86 cast members
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Steven Bauer
Enrique 'Kiki' Camarena Enrique 'Kiki' Camarena   See fewer
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Elizabeth Peña
Mika Camarena Mika Camarena   See fewer
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3
Miguel Ferrer
Tony Riva Tony Riva   See fewer
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Benicio Del Toro
Caro Quintero Caro Quintero   See fewer
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3
Guy Boyd
George Gilliard George Gilliard   See fewer
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3
Tony Plana
Pavon Reyes Pavon Reyes   See fewer
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Tomas Milian
Florentino Ventura Florentino Ventura   See fewer
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Raymond J. Barry
Jack Lawn Jack Lawn   See fewer
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Everett McGill
Bob Rawlings Bob Rawlings   See fewer
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Eddie Velez
Ramon Varona Ramon Varona   See fewer
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J. Kenneth Campbell
Stephen Matson Stephen Matson   See fewer
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Andy Romano
Bud Mullen Bud Mullen   See fewer
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Kenny Morrison
Enrique Camarena Jr Enrique Camarena Jr   See fewer
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Treat Williams
Ray Carson Ray Carson   See fewer
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Craig T. Nelson
Harley Steinmetz Harley Steinmetz   See fewer
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Walter Alamo
Daniel Camarena Daniel Camarena   See fewer
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Gary Armagnac
Don Clements Don Clements   See fewer
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Frank Avila
Lopez-Razon Lopez-Razon   See fewer
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Steven Barr
INS Cop INS Cop   See fewer
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Ugo Bianchi
Banker Banker   See fewer
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Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Art Bonilla
Federale at Airport Federale at Airport   See fewer
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Rosalind Chao
Thanh Steinmetz Thanh Steinmetz   See fewer
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Katherine Cortez
Female Reporter #1 Female Reporter #1   See fewer
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Torres-Lepe Torres-Lepe   See fewer
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Interrogator / Verdin Interrogator / Verdin   See fewer
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Muscle Man #2 Muscle Man #2   See fewer
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Pistolero Pistolero   See fewer
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Major Sabina Major Sabina   See fewer
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Atty. Gen. Ramirez Atty. Gen. Ramirez   See fewer
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Pam Matson Pam Matson   See fewer
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Benjamin Piza Benjamin Piza   See fewer
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El Samy Ramirez El Samy Ramirez   See fewer
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Vendor Vendor   See fewer
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Abel Reynoso Abel Reynoso   See fewer
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Jalisco Policeman #1 Jalisco Policeman #1   See fewer
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Commando #3 Commando #3   See fewer
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Pablo Seguno Pablo Seguno   See fewer
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Commando #2 Commando #2   See fewer
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Commando Commando   See fewer
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Gabriel Gabriel   See fewer
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Mexican Informant Mexican Informant   See fewer
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FBI Forensics Man FBI Forensics Man   See fewer
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Portago Diaz Portago Diaz   See fewer
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Caesar Caesar   See fewer
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Mexican Informant Mexican Informant   See fewer
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Nick Vaughan Nick Vaughan   See fewer
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Jalisco Policeman #2 Jalisco Policeman #2   See fewer
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Reporter #3 Reporter #3   See fewer
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Christine Claravall
Marianna Morello Marianna Morello   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 534 votes