Main positive message is to stand up for the truth and help others, even when uncomfortable. Also promotes having the courage to be a whistleblower and the perseverance to endure the difficulties involved with telling the truth despite pressure to lie. But vigilantism and extrajudicial killing go unpunished and without consequences.
Fairly high body count, between young drug mules killed by drug lord and a big shoot-out between federal agents, local authorities, and drug dealers. It's bloody and leaves one character shot/injured and another dead; also a bunch of dead extras. Another shoot-out results in two deaths. Dead mice in a lab. Disturbing scene of grieving mother looking at her dead son in the morgue.
People dance closely at a club in a quick scene.
Frequent strong language includes "f--k," "f--king," "s--t," "damn," and more.
Adults smoke cigarettes, drink, take drugs. Scenes inside a drug den. Close-up of a woman shooting up.