Traficantes De Organos

Year: 2001
Country: Mexico
Duration: 72 mins
Cast: Alfredo Gutiérrez, Sebastian Ligarde and Patricia Rivera
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Filed under: Organ Trafficking, Drama

In this crime-thriller, a well-meaning doctor finds himself on the wrong side of the law when he falls in with a gang of criminals who make a handsome profit selling kidnapped children on the black market. Unable to abide by the actions of the gangsters, the doctor tries to cut off ties with the crooks, but they get the upper hand when they kidnap his daughter, forcing him to fight for her freedom as well as his own. Traficantes De Organos was released on home video in the United States in its original Spanish language version. (Subtitled)

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