18 With a Bullet is a three-part documentary that gives viewers a look into the murky gang culture of San Salvador. The film features the gang “18” which terrorized the 18th street of Los Angeles, California. The group was composed mostly of Salvadorans who lived illegally in the country and were deported back to El Salvador. Taking with them was LA’s gang culture, raising violence and organized crime in an already ravaged country. 18 With a Bullet follows the life of one of the most notorious gangs in Central America for 6 months and after the film was completed, most of the gang members featured in the documentary were already imprisoned for their crimes.