Denzel Washington ventures into the dark side as a seriously corrupt narcotics cop in Training Day, and the results are electrifying. So is the picture, thanks to taut, sinewy direction by Antoine Fuqua and a compelling script by David Ayer (The Fast and the Furious). show more
Training Day can be simplistic, formulaic and absurdly melodramatic -- but Mr. Washington is flat-out great.
Training Day has the best performances and worst third act of any movie you're likely to see this year. show more