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Training Day (2001)

Ethan Hawke as "Jake Hoyt"

Police drama about a veteran officer who escorts a rookie on his first day with the LAPD's tough inner-city narcotics unit. "Training Day" is a blistering action drama that asks the audience to decide what is necessary, what is heroic and what crosses the line in the harrowing gray zone of fighting urban crime. Does law-abiding law enforcement come at the expense of justice and public safety? If so, do we demand safe streets at any cost?

Academy Award (2001) Nominated Best Supporting Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

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Jul 22nd 2014, 12:00PM

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Laura Larson on Aug 25th 2013, 6:00AM

Aug 25th 2013, 6:00AM

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