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End of Watch (2012)End of Watch (2012)

End of Watch (2012)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

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THE VERY BEST

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United States of America
English, Spanish
Dramatic, Intense, Mind-blowing
2012
David Ayer
America Ferrara, America Ferrera, Anna Kendrick
109 min

Synopsis

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Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop.

Our Take

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Ras DelTaro

First off you have to remember it is the same writer as Training Day. Then you have to believe that he must have gone to a joint training camp between the Taliban and Mexican Cartels or something since Training Day to come up with such a tense, unpredictable script. But End of Watch is more than that. It is warm and sweet (yes), and a great showcase of Gyllenhaal and Pena’s talents — which thanks to a documentary-style cinematography, and the actors’ 5-month immersion program with actual LA cops, make for a very authentic, rich, and overall exciting film.

Comments

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Abhyas

Great recommendation!

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sujanthereaper

Jake is just fantastic in this movie. It is a story about police doing their job snd getting caught in something which could have been stopped. it gets really emotional at the end.

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