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Title:
Training day
Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2010]
ISBN:
9781419892608
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1; 16 x 9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, dual-layer format.

Enhanced DVD; system requirements: Microsoft Windows 95 or higher, DVD-ROM drive, DVD software or hardware decoder, 166 MHz Pentium processor, 32 MB RAM, 5-20 MB available hard disc space, Microsoft Internet Explore 4.0 or higher. Some features require Internet connection. Will not work in a Macintosh computer or a CD-ROM drive.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: R; strong brutal violence, persuasive language, drug content and brief nudity.
Language:
English
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
General Note:
Special features: never before seen footage; stunning ending; behind-the-scenes documentary; feature length commentary by director Antoine Fuqua; 2 music videos: Nelly's "#1" and Pharoahe Monch's "Got you"; original theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights.
Abstract:
Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall.
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A rookie cop in L.A. begins his first day of work in the narcotics department.


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The Fast and the Furious (2001) screenwriter David Ayer follows up that fast-paced action hit with this gritty cop drama from director Antoine Fuqua. Ethan Hawke stars as Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced Los Angeles Police Department rookie anxious to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris (Denzel Washington). Harris has agreed to give Hoyt a shot at joining his team with a one-day ride-along during which Hoyt must prove his mettle. As the day wears on, however, it becomes increasingly clear to the greenhorn that his experienced mentor has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own morally compromised code of ethics and street justice. As he struggles with his conscience, an increasingly alarmed Hoyt begins to suspect that he's not really being given an audition at all; he's being set up as the fall guy in an elaborate scheme. Training Day co-stars Tom Berenger, Scott Glenn, and recording artists Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, and Macy Gray. ~ Karl Williams, Rovi