Three stories about the world of opioids collide: a drug trafficker arranges a multi-cartel Fentanyl smuggling operation between Canada and the U.S., an architect recovering from an oxycodone addiction tracks down the truth behind her son’s involvement with narcotics, and a university professor battles unexpected revelations about his research employer, a drug company with deep government influence bringing a new “non-addictive” painkiller to market.
Vitals: Director: Nicholas Jarecki. Stars: Gary Oldman, Armie Hammer, Evangeline Lilly, Greg Kinnear, Michelle Rodriguez.
2021 — Canada/Belgium, CC, MPAA rating: R, 118 min., Drama, US box office gross: $.404 million, worldwide $.980 million, Quiver Films.
Formats: DVD, Blu-ray, VOD, Digital.