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* NamesTheSame: A Music/ChrisWoods has his own page, but it's not the Chris Woods of Traffic.

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* NamesTheSame: A Music/ChrisWoods Music/ChrisWood has his own page, but it's not the Chris Woods Wood of Traffic.

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!![[Music/{{Traffic}} The Band]]
* NamesTheSame: A Music/ChrisWoods has his own page, but it's not the Chris Woods of Traffic.


* ThoseTwoActors: Creator/DonCheadle and Creator/MiguelFerrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' cast also pop up in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Creator/JohnSlattery in ''Film/IronMan2'', Creator/BenicioDelToro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Creator/MichaelDouglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Creator/BenjaminBratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.

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* ThoseTwoActors: Creator/DonCheadle and Creator/MiguelFerrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' cast also pop up in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Creator/JohnSlattery in ''Film/IronMan2'', Creator/BenicioDelToro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Creator/MichaelDouglas in ''Film/AntMan'' ''Film/AntMan1'' and Creator/BenjaminBratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.


* FakeNationality: Mexicans Rodriguez and General Salazar are played by Puerto Rican Creator/BenicioDelToro and Cuban-American (with Italian citizenship) Tomas Milian, respectively. The White House Chief-of-Staff is played by English actor AlbertFinney.

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* FakeNationality: Mexicans Rodriguez and General Salazar are played by Puerto Rican Creator/BenicioDelToro and Cuban-American (with Italian citizenship) Tomas Milian, respectively. The White House Chief-of-Staff is played by English actor AlbertFinney.Creator/AlbertFinney.



* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Creator/CatherineZetaJones' RealLife pregnancy was written into the script. It's actually not a big deal or major plot point except for the scene where she refuses to snort cocaine. Originally, her character was already a mother of two instead of six months pregnant.

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Creator/CatherineZetaJones' RealLife pregnancy was written into the script. It's actually not a big deal or major plot point except for the scene where she refuses to snort cocaine. Originally, her character was already a mother of two instead of six months pregnant.pregnant (as was the case in the 1989 TV series that inspired it).


* ThoseTwoActors: Creator/DonCheadle and Creator/MiguelFerrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Creator/BenicioDelToro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Creator/MichaelDouglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Creator/BenjaminBratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.

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* ThoseTwoActors: Creator/DonCheadle and Creator/MiguelFerrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would cast also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Creator/JohnSlattery in ''Film/IronMan2'', Creator/BenicioDelToro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Creator/MichaelDouglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Creator/BenjaminBratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.


* FakeNationality: Mexicans Rodriguez and General Salazar are played by Puerto Rican BenicioDelToro and Cuban-American (with Italian citizenship) Tomas Milian, respectively. The White House Chief-of-Staff is played by English actor AlbertFinney.

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* FakeNationality: Mexicans Rodriguez and General Salazar are played by Puerto Rican BenicioDelToro Creator/BenicioDelToro and Cuban-American (with Italian citizenship) Tomas Milian, respectively. The White House Chief-of-Staff is played by English actor AlbertFinney.

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* FakeNationality: Mexicans Rodriguez and General Salazar are played by Puerto Rican BenicioDelToro and Cuban-American (with Italian citizenship) Tomas Milian, respectively. The White House Chief-of-Staff is played by English actor AlbertFinney.


* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Creator/DennisQuaid, and Creator/BenjaminBratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.

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* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Creator/TopherGrace, Creator/DennisQuaid, and Creator/BenjaminBratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.


* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Creator/DennisQuaid, and Benjamin Bratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.

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* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Creator/DennisQuaid, and Benjamin Bratt.Creator/BenjaminBratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.



* RealLifeRelative: Creator/MichaelDouglas and Creator/CatherineZetaJones are married in real-life, and that is their child she's carrying.



* ThoseTwoActors: Don Cheadle and Miguel Ferrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Benicio del Toro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Michael Douglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Benjamin Bratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.

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* ThoseTwoActors: Don Cheadle Creator/DonCheadle and Miguel Ferrer Creator/MiguelFerrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Benicio del Toro Creator/BenicioDelToro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Michael Douglas Creator/MichaelDouglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Benjamin Bratt Creator/BenjaminBratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.


* ThoseTwoActors: Don Cheadle and Miguel Ferrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Benicio del Toro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Michael Douglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Benjamin Bratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange''.

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* ThoseTwoActors: Don Cheadle and Miguel Ferrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Benicio del Toro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Michael Douglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Benjamin Bratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange''.''Film/DoctorStrange2016''.

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* ThoseTwoActors: Don Cheadle and Miguel Ferrer would work together again in ''Film/IronMan3''. Other ''Traffic'' would also pop up later in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse with Benicio del Toro in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', Michael Douglas in ''Film/AntMan'' and Benjamin Bratt in ''Film/DoctorStrange''.


* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid, and Benjamin Bratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.

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* AllStarCast: Featuring Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid, Creator/DennisQuaid, and Benjamin Bratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Creator/CatherineZetaJones' RealLife pregnancy was written into the script. It's actually not a big deal or major plot point except for the scene where she refuses to snort cocaine. Originally, her character was already a mother of two instead of six months pregnant.
* RecycledSet: The scenes that take place in the White House were shot on the set of ''Series/TheWestWing'', which is a near-exact replica (albeit wider, to allow for free movement of the cameras) of the actual interiors of the White House's West Wing.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Creator/HarrisonFord was offered the role of Judge Wakefield and accepted. He worked with Creator/StevenSoderbergh to improve the character, but then decided not to do the movie. Creator/KevinCostner, Creator/RichardGere and Creator/AlPacino were all considered before Creator/MichaelDouglas (who originally turned down the role) accepted.


* AllStarCast: Featuring Benecio Del Toro, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Don Cheadle, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid, and Benjamin Bratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.

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* AllStarCast: Featuring Benecio Del Toro, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Don Cheadle, Creator/BenicioDelToro, Creator/MichaelDouglas, Creator/CatherineZetaJones, Creator/DonCheadle, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid, and Benjamin Bratt. There are dozens of familiar faces in the supporting roles as well.


* HeyItsThatGuy: Wakefield consults [[MadMen Roger Sterling]] about eradicating his daughter's possible criminal record.
** And his daughter's boyfriend is [[Series/That70sShow Eric Forman]].
** [[Series/LawAndOrder Detective Rey Curtis]] is a Mexican druglord.
** At the government meeting, a host of politicians [[AsHimself play themselves]]: Harry Reid, Orrin Hatch, Charles Grassley, Barbara Boxer, and Bill Weld.
** Carl is played by [[Series/BreakingBad Don Eladio]] (or [[Film/{{Scarface 1983}} Manny]]).
** Eduardo is played by [[Series/TwinPeaks Albert]], and is just as abrasive as usual.
** Anna is played by [[Film/LAConfidential Inez Soto]].

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