Watch the New Featurette for ‘Sicario’ and Play “Cartel Cipher’ Via Twitter


SICARIO is already being celebrated with stellar reviews and an exceptional 91% Fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes. In honor of the film’s wide theatrical release on OCTOBER 2, we’ve got an all-new featurette, which showcases the relentless world the film explores and includes an interview with Emily Blunt – discussing the depths of the Cartels.

Fans can also dive into the world of the Cartels themselves with the “Cartel Cipher” Twitter game, which puts users into the role of junior U.S. investigators looking to disrupt drug cartel activity along the U.S./Mexico border. Users play along in real time via Twitter to reveal coded messages and search for clues using familiar Twitter activities like tweeting, searching hashtags, sending Direct Messages, to unlock exclusive video featurettes.

PLAY “Cartel Cipher” Now:

1) Log in to Twitter

2) Follow @US_Recruiting83

3) Tweet “I want to #CrackTheCartel @US_Recruiting83”

In select theaters NOW – wide October 2


In Mexico, SICARIO means hitman.

In the lawless border area stretching between the U.S. and Mexico, an idealistic FBI agent [Emily Blunt] is enlisted by an elite government task force official [Josh Brolin] to aid in the escalating war against drugs.

Led by an enigmatic consultant with a questionable past [Benicio Del Toro], the team sets out on a clandestine journey forcing Kate to question everything that she believes in order to survive.

A Lionsgate presentation, a Black Label Media presentation, a Thunder Road production, a Denis Villeneuve film.

Cast: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber, Jon Bernthal

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Written by: Taylor Sheridan

Produced by: Basil Iwanyk, Edward L. McDonnell, Molly Smith, Thad Luckinbill, Trent Luckinbill

Director of Photography: Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC

Music By: Jóhann Jóhannsson


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