Check out the official trailer 3 for Stefano Sollima's Sicario: Day of the Soldado starring Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, Isabela Moner, Jeffrey Donovan, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo and Catherine Keener! Release Date: June 29, 2018 Sicario: Day of the Soldado (released outside North America as Sicario 2: Soldado) is an upcoming Italian-American action crime thriller film directed by Stefano Sollima and written by Taylor Sheridan. The sequel to the 2015 film Sicario, the film stars Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, Isabela Moner, Jeffrey Donovan, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, and Catherine Keener. The plot follows the drug war at the U.S.-Mexico border as it has escalated to the point where the cartels have begun transporting terrorists, forcing the CIA to team up with ex-hitman Alejandro Gillick. The film is set to be released in the United States by Sony Pictures Releasing under its Columbia Pictures label while internationally released by Lionsgate on June 29, 2018.