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On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 2001-10-05
Runtime 122 minutes
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LuckyPost shared a tip "Great movie! Acting top notch!!!"
LuckyPost shared a tip "Fantastic movie, sheds light to some dark aspects in the police force. Denzel is sensational in this role!!!"
amy_santi shared a tip "A Little Outdated But Denzel Washington Is Superb In This Highly Recommend A Watch"
ivette_baez shared a tip "Great Denzel Washington film. Ethan Hawke was stellar as well."
michael_goggin shared a tip "Denzel at his best"
carl_walker_4083 shared a tip "It's quite violent"
freemon_jackson shared a tip "Denzel's finest!"
danielsan shared a tip "Must watch"
shimloo shared a tip "Loved it, American classic"
william_anikin shared a tip "King Kong ain't got **** in me"
sonya_reid shared a tip "Just rewatched it again and definitely one of my faves! This guy is the picture of Narcissism. Loved/Hated this guy."
cynthia_paul shared a tip "Most badass movie ever"
yvan_menard shared a tip "A very scary non horror movie."
civil_alpaca shared a tip "If you're looking for a solid action movie to watch with dinner, you can't go wrong with this Denzel Washington classic."
maurice_franklin_ii shared a tip "Must see one of Denzel best work"
starbreezy shared a tip "Just the fact that everything that happened happened in one day is insane. I like that. Just like Friday"
Squatch shared a tip "Fast pacing and Washington's knockout performance make this a real standout in a well-worn genre."
sydney_daniels_478 shared a tip "Denzel's monologues and the fast paced story line make the movie fascinating it's also based on a true story"
robert_villarreal shared a tip "It has a lot of action and a great twist at the end. There are also some great lines in there!"
kyesis_autumn shared a tip "Its just a really good moving showing that theres good and bad cops. The twisted and corrupted cops get whats coming to them."
rich_mcneill shared a tip "Denzel is an amazing actor. Even as the 'bad guy's he's so versatile. Amazing flick"
monica_cox_9284 shared a tip "This movie was a blast to watch ⌚"
kingdom_fire_channel shared a tip "Great Role From Denzel"
misterdoy1e shared a tip "One of my top 10 all time!"
tiffany_good shared a tip "##kingkongaintgotshitonme #drama #intense"
crisis_release shared a tip "Rewatched for the first time since I saw it in the theaters. Still holds up. #kingkongaintgotshitonme"
rvn_rpl shared a tip "Great acting"