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Alpha, The Right to Kill (2018)

Set against the backdrop of the Philippines Government's crackdown on illegal drugs, a SWAT-led police force launches an operation to arrest Abel, one of the biggest drug lords in Manila. ... See full summary »

Director:

Brillante Mendoza (as Brillante Ma. Mendoza)

Writer:

Troy Espiritu
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Elijah Filamor Elijah Filamor
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Set against the backdrop of the Philippines Government's crackdown on illegal drugs, a SWAT-led police force launches an operation to arrest Abel, one of the biggest drug lords in Manila. Police Officer Espino and Elijah, a small-time pusher turned informant, provide the intelligence for the operation, which quickly escalates into a violent and heavily-armed confrontation in the slums between the SWAT and Abel's gang. Before the investigators arrive at the crime scene, Espino and Elijah walk off with Abel's backpack full of money and methamphetamine. This gesture of survival for one and corruption for the other will soon set off a dangerous series of events, both of them risking their reputations, families and lives in the process.

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Philippines

Language:

Filipino | Tagalog | English

Release Date:

21 September 2018 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Alfa, prawo do zabijania See more »

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Center Stage Productions See more »
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