More Scenes from 2000s

Comment on Traffic: General Salazar Desert

Release: 2000-12-27
General Salazar Desert (Opening) Scene
Clip Description
Javier Rodriguez (Benicio Del Toro) and his partner Manolo Sanchez (Jacob Vargas) are pulled over by General Salazar (Tomas Milian) and his men, the General then takes the drug dealers the two police had in custody with him.
Movie Description
A look at America's war on drugs from three intricately woven stories: The new U.S. drug czar whose battle hits close to home when he finds out his daughter is an addict; A trophy wife who discovers her husband's real business when he is arrested and the DEA agents assigned to protect the star witness against him; and a Mexican police officer who discovers that the corrupt system may include his new boss.
Steven Soderbergh
Bedford Falls Productions