Arnulfo Rubio, a young Mexican, works with a gringo barely older than himself to smuggle weapons from Arizona to Mexico for a drug cartel. We follow him buying weapons, crossing borders and during his almost familial encounters with middle-men and clients.
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Extremely slowed paced for no reason, my biggest problem with "600 millas" is that there are a lot of actions regarding the mexican character throughout the move that just felt implausible. A survivor tale that hits a rather common place at the end of its road.
"...crónica sobre un neófito traficante de armas. Su título alude a ese tramo que tendrá que realizar de México a EEUU. Arnulfo (Kristyan Ferrer) se inicia en el negocio, y esto motiva su excitación como “iniciado”, presumiendo y ocasionalmente luciendo las creces de su trabajo. ¿El culto al traficante?..." http://bit.ly/1NajivV