Former police Miguel Palacios (Minujín) enters as a convict in the prison of San Onofre under a false identity (Pastor) and an invented cause. Its mission is to infiltrate within a mixed band of prisoners and jailers who operates from within the prison. The group has just kidnapped the teenage daughter of a prominent judge of the Nation and therefore Michael's mission is to find the kidnappers and discover the whereabouts of the girl.
After discovering that is captive in a prison area and secure his release, Michael is betrayed, and remains behind bars as an inmate more. Without witnesses who know his true identity and surrounded by criminals and murderers worse, Miguel soon realizes that only escaping can save your life and regain their name.
Runtime: 60 minutes
El Marginal - Public Enemy (TV series) - Netflix
Public Enemy (French: Ennemi Public) is a Belgian French-language crime thriller based loosely on the Marc Dutroux case. The 10-part first season aired on La Une in Belgium from 1 May to 29 May 2016, and the series has been renewed for a second season.
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The series received critical acclaim in Belgium. In the UK, The Times's Chris Bennion gave the series four stars out of five, calling it a “decidedly elegant thriller”. The Radio Times's Alison Graham described the series as a “workmanlike and actually not-bad thriller, even if there are no surprises”.
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