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'Snitch', filmed in Shreveport, opens this weekend

'Snitch,' starring 'The Rock' (Dwayne Johnson), was shot in Shreveport and is set to arrive in theaters this weekend. 'Snitch,' starring 'The Rock' (Dwayne Johnson), was shot in Shreveport and is set to arrive in theaters this weekend.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Another movie filmed in Shreveport is set to open in theaters this weekend.

In 'Snitch,' Dwayne Johnson, aka 'The Rock', plays a desperate father trying to keep his son out of prison.

The 18-year-old faces 10 years in jail after being caught with a package he didn't know was filled with drugs.

His father convinces the U.S. attorney, played by Susan Sarandon, to let him go undercover to infiltrate a powerful drug cartel.

Inspired by actual events, 'Snitch' is rated PG-13.

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