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When a Mexican drug cartel moves into their California town, Ben (Aaron Johnson) and Chon (Taylor Kitsch) find their lucrative grass-roots grow-op attracting undesirable attention. And to force the pair to either join their ranks or get out of the marijuana business, the drug lords (Salma Hayek and Benicio Del Toro) kidnap the local boys' shared girlfriend (Blake Lively). Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 129
Theater Release: 06 Jul 2012
Video Release: 12 Nov 2012
MPAA Rating: R
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This movie is based on a novel by Don Winslow.

A younger Aaron Johnson can be seen in The Thief Lord. Taylor Kitsch appears as the title character in John Carter. And Blake Lively starred as a more innocent role in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and its sequel.

Home Video Extra Features

Savages releases to home video on November 13, 2012.

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