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Driven by mostly Spanish-language folk music, the movie provides a potent if piecemeal counterbalance to the sensationalism of "Breaking Bad."
Compelling but ultimately unfulfilling ...
... turns out to be uneven and incomplete (with some graphic violence to illustrate its points), but compelling as it tries to separate fact from rumor amid a large-scale manhunt.
Reminiscent of Michael Moore's search for Roger Smith, arguably a more toxic figure than Shorty Guzman
"Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty" squanders an opportunity due to the common problem of contemporary documentaries, where the directors get so far in the way of their own story, that any context or objectivity is lost.
Save for the vague aura of danger surrounding Guzmán, Drug Lord has trouble forming a coherent point of view.
Well researched doc on Public Enemy #1, the head of the Sinaloa cartel whose location may have been known for a long time by authorities.
An absorbing delve into the life and times of one Joaquín Archivaldo Guzmán Loera (aka El Chapo...meaning 'shorty') ...
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