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Dirty

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When a super potent strain of coca plant is developed by a leading pharmaceutical company, it sets off a life and death struggle between the United States, Russia and Columbia to gain control of the plant before it hits the streets and kills millions
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In order to test a new super strain of coca plant, Agra-Tech pharmaceutical makes a covert deal with the top Colombian drug lord to test the plant in the hills of Columbia. The intent was to measure the strength of this plant in its natural environment and then have the plant destroyed. However, the ruthless drug lord had different plans.

Due to its genetic engineering of the plant, the usual method of processing it into cocaine does not work. So the daughter of a high-ranking executive of Agra-Tech is kidnapped in an attempt to extort him for the cocaine processing procedure in exchange for her life.

Not able to trust the US government, Agra-Techs executive employs the assistance of a once honored but now disgraced FBI detective whose past continues to haunt him. However, he knows Columbia and more importantly, he knows the drug Lord. It was this man who brought about his disgrace and downfall.

With a young girls life on the line, the FBI agent enlist the help of some unscrupulous characters to cross over into enemy lines, kill the drug Lord, destroy the plants, and make it back alive with the girl.

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The Writer: Shawn Davis

Shawn began writing in 2008 as a means to overcome a lifelong reading disorder. After several short scripts, he took on writing his first feature screenplay in 2009. Six years and several screenplays later, Shawn's highly acclaimed script Equal Retribution was reviewed and given one of the highest screenplay ratings ever handed out by Carson Reeves of Scriptshadow.com View full review here - http://scriptshadow.net/amateur-friday-what-doesnt-kill-you/ Equal Retribution has also been submitted to and placed highly in such prestigious contests as The Academy Nicholl Fellowship and The Page Awards . It was also chosen as a top script on Francis Ford Coppola's website, Zoetrope. Working with... Go to bio

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