- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: December 23, 2005
DEA agents in Mexico work to recover a captured colleague, facing opposition from criminals and corrupt cops alike.
- Gripping profiles of courage in the most difficult circumstances.
- Each episode presents the detailed story of an extraordinary encounter.
- See how DEA agents defied a corrupt system to recover one of their own.
From Delta Force Operators to CIA Field Officers, SWAT teams to Navy SEALs, HEROES UNDER FIRE recounts the stories of those who distinguish themselves above all others in perilous situations of combat, rescue missions, covert assignments, drug wars, and hostile intelligence operations.
Behind the lines in Mexico, Kiki Camarena risks his life fighting America's War on Drugs. But when he's snatched by members of a deadly drug cartel, the DEA goes on a manhunt. In hot pursuit, they navigate a bloody trail of murder, money, and corruption through the top ranks of Mexico's law enforcement. And they'll stop at nothing to bring his kidnappers to justice.
Blending dramatic interviews, news and historic footage, and recreations, RIGHTEOUS VENDETTA tells the dramatic story of these modern heroes.