Mena is an future biographical legal drama-thriller movie directed by Doug Liman and composed by Gary Spinelli and starring Tom Cruise, based on the existence of Barry Seal, a former TWA pilot who turned a drug smuggler in the eighties and who was recruited later on on by the DEA to present intelligence. The movie is established to be introduced on January 6, 2017.
Mena tells the tale of Barry Seal (Tom Cruise), a TWA pilot who is recruited by the CIA to aid counter the emerging communist menace in Central The usa. Seal’s part in this important CIA covert procedure led in transform to his involvement with the Medellin cartel, which finally ashamed the Reagan White Home after the Iran-Contra scandal turned general public.
A plane crash on the established of the movie in Colombia on September eleven, 2015 killed two people and brought on severe injuries to yet another member of the crew. The plane (a twin-engine Aerostar), which was carrying crew customers (a few American pilots), was returning to Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport in Medellín when it ran into poor climate and the crash transpired. The useless were being later on identified as Carlos Berl and Alan Purwin, who was the founder and president of Helinet Aviation, a corporation which offers aerial surveillance technology to govt organizations and law enforcement, and a movie pilot who had worked in prime movies. American pilot Jimmy Lee Garland was severely wounded and rushed to a community hospital.