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American Made | The sky is never the limit

Published:Wednesday | September 27, 2017 | 12:00 AM
Tom Cruise plays Barry Seal, a commercial pilot caught on both ends of the justice system in 'American Made'.

Barry Seal, a commercial pilot, lands a job for the CIA to fly reconnaissance missions over South America, using a small plane with cameras installed. During one of his missions, Seal encounters a ruthless, highly organised cartel which contracts him to transport drugs to the USA. Seal accepts and begins moving cocaine to Louisiana. Eventually, his mission with the CIA is terminated and he runs into problem with law enforcement. To escape prosecution, Seal makes a deal with the White House, which forces him to report on the cartel. Seal becomes fearful for his life as the callous cartel wants him dead. American Made stars Academy Award nominee Tom Cruise as Barry Seal; Sarah Wright as Lucy Seal; and Domhnall Gleeson as the CIA agent. Directed by Doug Liman and produced by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Brian Oliver, Doug Davison and Tyler Thompson.