After a bloody invasion of the BOPE in the Bangu 1 high security prison in Rio de Janeiro to control a riot of interns, Lieutenant Colonel Roberto Nascimento and the second commander, Captain André Matias, are accused by the human rights aide Diogo Fraga of executing prisoners. Matias is handed over to the corrupt military police and Nascimento is released from the BOPE by the governor. Due to the increasing popularity of Nascimento, the governor invites him to join forces with the security secretary's intelligence service. Over the years, Fraga, who is married to Nascimento's former wife, is elected state representative, and Nascimento's son Rafael has problems with his biological father. Meanwhile, Nascimento and the BOPE are expelling drug traffickers from several slums, but another enemy is emerging: the militia under the leadership of Major Rocha, backed by the governor, the security minister, and pro-political politicians. Nascimento is manipulated to help this group and defeat the criminals in the slums and poor communities. then the corrupt group of police officers are free to exploit the poor population.
Unique movie from 2010, a real hit in the cinemas in it's times. First of all, I need to say that Elite Squad: The Enemy Within is not like the other Drama movies made according to the usual scheme. If you analyze all the last time released movies and compare them with Elite Squad: The Enemy Within, you'll understand that Elite Squad: The Enemy Within is doing really good work. With such good actors cast, the movie just can't be bad. Elite Squad: The Enemy Within was produced in Brazil and directed by a great person. Enjoy watching, if you want to load your own subtitles you can do it in the player settings, you can also change quality to full hd.