Variance Films have released the first trailer for José Padilha's sequel Elite Squad: The Enemy Within. The movie hits theaters on November 11th & is the follow-up to the 2008 thriller Elite Squad. Wagner Moura, Irandhir Santos, André Ramiro, Maria Ribero & Seu Jorge star in the thriller about a police captain who takes on the gangs of Rio de Janeiro & corrupt politicians: 'Although his methods are violent, he’s very good at his job.' Hit the jump to check out the trailer.
Synopsis: "The sprawling favelas that surround Rio de Janeiro are some of the most dangerous places in the world... and it's Captain Nascimento's job to take down the gangs that run them. Although his methods are violent, he's very good at his job. When he's promoted to a powerful government position, he thinks he'll finally be able to finish the job- but instead finds out that he's only made things easier for the dirty cops and corrupt politicians that are truly running the show. From the director of BUS 174 and the Oscar-nominated writer of CITY OF GOD, ELITE SQUAD: THE ENEMY WITHIN will not only thrill you in the theater, but have you thinking after you leave."