Bordertown

Bordertown

The opening names explain that corporations are using the North American Free Trade Agreement by opening large right across the usa --Mexico border. Even the maquiladoras hire mostly Mexican women to work long hours for little money in order to generate mass quantity products.Lauren Adrian (Jennifer Lopez), an impassioned American news reporter for its"Chicago Sentinel" wants to be assigned towards the Iraq front-lines to cover the war. Instead, her editor George Morgan (Martin Sheen) assigns her to explore a number of slayings involving young maquiladora mill women at a Mexican bordertown.