Traffic (2000)

Traffic (2000)

Release Date : Dec. 27, 2000 | Rating ★★★★★★★
Details : An exploration of the United States of America's war on drugs from multiple perspectives. For the new head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy the war becomes personal when he discovers his well-educated daughter is abusing cocaine within their comfortable suburban home. In Mexico a flawed but noble policeman agrees to testify against a powerful general in league with a cartel and in San Diego a drug kingpin's sheltered trophy wife must learn her husband's ruthless business after he is arrested endangering her luxurious lifestyle.
Duration : 2 Hours 27 Minutes
Cast and Crew :

Michael Douglas as Robert Wakefield

Benicio del Toro as Javier Rodriguez

Jacob Vargas as Manolo Sanchez

Tomás Milián as Gen. Arturo Salazar

Russell G. Jones as Mark

Amy Irving as Barbara Wakefield

Michael O'Neill as Lawery Rodman

Catherine Zeta-Jones as Helena Ayala

Dennis Quaid as Arnie Metzger

Erika Christensen as Caroline Wakefield

Don Cheadle as Montel Gordon

Stacey Travis as Helena's Friend

Benjamin Bratt as Juan Obregón

Miguel Ferrer as Eduardo Ruiz

Beau Holden as DEA Agent - CalTrans

Tomás Milián as General Arturo Salazar

Emilio Rivera as Salazar Soldier #2

Michael O'Neill as Lawyer Rodman

Salma Hayek as Rosario

Topher Grace as Seth Abrahms

Albert Finney as Chief of Staff

Luis Guzmán as Ray Castro

Viola Davis as Social Worker

Clifton Collins Jr. as Francisco Flores

Joel Torres as Porfilio Madrigal | Jeremy Fitzgerald as DEA Agent - CalTrans | Mary Pat Gleason as Witness #2 | Michael Saucedo as Desert Truck Driver | Jose Yenque as Salazar Soldier / The Torturer | Jessica Yoshimura as Neighbor (uncredited) | Marisol Padilla Sánchez as Ana Sanchez | Producer  : Laura Bickford | Director  : Steven Soderbergh |