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  • On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, rookie LA cop, Jake Hoyt (Ethan Hawke – Gattaca) is sent out on the streets with veteran detective Alonzo Harris (Denzel Washington – The Hurricane, The Bone Collector) for a day that will make or break him.

    Pass the test he becomes a detective. Fail, it’s back to traffic duty. As Alonzo pushes his young charge to cross lines and break rules, Jake’s misgivings about his superior grow as he begins to suspect that Alonzo does not simply push the boundaries ... he has become a rogue cop. Winner of an Academy Award®, Training Day is a gritty, tough and realistic cop thriller, which will have you gripped from start to finish.

  • Academy Award® winners Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington headline and Alan J. Pakula (Presumed Innocent, All the President’s Men) directs this first-rate thriller based on the John Grisham bestseller. 

    Two Supreme Court justices have been murdered and a lone law student (Roberts) turns her suspicions about the deaths into a speculative brief that sends shock waves into the highest levels of government. She and a determined investigative reporter (Washington) want to tell the world what they have uncovered – if they can live long enough to tell it. The race is on and these two aren’t just runners they are moving targets.

  • Filmmaker Spike Lee, actor Denzel Washington and other top talents vividly portray the life and times of Malcolm X. “Here’s a man who rose up from the dregs of society, spent time in jail, re-educated himself and, through spiritual enlightenment, rose to the top,” Lee says. 

    For his extraordinary work in the title role, two-time Academy Award® winner Washington was an Oscar® nominee and the New York, Boston and Chicago Film Critics choice as 1992’s Best Actor.