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José Padilha on ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN

Wagner Moura in ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN.

Like DIRTY HARRY with a social conscience, the Brazilian film ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN manages to kick all kinds of righteous ass while delving into the pernicious effect of corruption on those allegedly pledged with looking after the public welfare. The follow-up to 2007’s ELITE SQUAD, ENEMY WITHIN picks up Rio de Janeiro’s hard-line …

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