R | | Crime, Drama
The story of teenager Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
Matthew McConaughey and Rory Cochrane previously starred together in Dazed and Confused (1993).
Richard Wershe Sr.:
When I first saw you I knew you were going to be bigger than me.
The bulk of this story is set in the early / mid '80s. However, Wershe Sr. tells his son that he is seeing someone about a "40 Cal". The .40 S&W cartridge debuted January 17, 1990.
Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll
Written by Vaughan Mason, Gregory Bufford and Jerome Bell
Performed by Vaughan Mason and Crew
Courtesy of Brunswick Record Corporation
Published by 1980 Songs of Lastrada (BMI), BMG Platinum Songs (BMI) and TMIB Music (BMI)
$8,860,431 (USA) (16 September 2018)
$24,011,188 (USA) (8 November 2018)
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