Review: “Narco” – the thorny path of Pablo Escobar
Today, under our eye is turned American TV series about criminal life of Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar. “Narco” caught the attention of a leading position in the category “The best drama series 2015”, “The best crime series 2015”, “The best foreign series in 2015”. The series, based on real facts, has a sharp, exciting artistic line. Documentary inserts not only decorate the filming, but also allow feel the atmosphere of those difficult times for maximum.
Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria – the biggest criminal of the 20th century, a drug lord, a terrorist, a smuggler, but at the same time, a national hero, a Robin Hood, who steal from the rich and gave to the poor. So, was Pablo really so generous man?
Pablo began his life with the theft of tombstones, continue with dealing with cocaine smuggling, and ended with the military confrontation across Colombia. In 1977, Escobar and three major drug dealers came together and founded the Medellín Cartel, controlling 80% of global cocaine trafficking. According to the facts, in the peak of his activity Pablo earned 60 million dollars a day. But this could not last forever. Colombian authorities have exposed billionaire and tried to put him behind bars. But Pablo did not give up, as a result a real war began with thousands of innocently killed. Watch the fate of the main character was very interesting: how he built relationships with partners, how concluded bargains, how skillfully threatened and always emerged unscathed.
“Narco” – is not dry, heartless documentary. You will worry about the characters, hate them, rejoice for their victories and constantly surprising delightful audacity monstrous cruelty of the protagonist of Pablo Escobar.