People SICARIO Recoil Staff June 19, 2015 It means hitman or assassin in Mexico and it’s the name of an upcoming movie starring Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Jon Bernthal and Jeffrey Donovan. Directed by Denis Villeneuve, the film is centered on FBI agent Kate Macer (Blunt) whose job takes her into Mexico alongside a CIA agent (probably a Special Activities paramilitary) played by Brolin and a “consultant” of uncertain provenance named Alejandro (Del Torio). Looks gritty and action packed, and at first glance the gear and weapon handling seem to be done pretty well — though one can’t help but wonder why anyone in these movies bothers having eye-pro if they’re not going to wear it over their eyes. It will be interesting to see how the film treats the failed state on our southern border, where violence more typically associated with groups like ISIS and Boko Haram occurs every day within rock-throwing distance of United States cities. Don’t believe it’s a failed state? Think reports of the violence are exaggerated? Spend a little while reading Borderland Beat. Sicario is on IMDB here. Look for it in theaters in September. Explore RECOILweb:Zeroed In: Dan BrokosDaniel Defense - an improved rifle financing programOn the 30th Anniversary of FOPAGadget Fu: GoldEye Bar Emergency Solar Power Bank NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOIL For years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Click here to get IMMEDIATE ACCESS to a digital PDF of this target pack!