American gangster 211 movie clip somebody or nobody. Did denzel washington say trumps election saved us from an orwellian police state. Denzel washington movie set is stage for reallife cop. A definitive list of the best denzel washington movies all the way down to his. Denzel washingtonrami malek thriller little things set. Matthias matt lee whitlock, played by washington, is the respected chief of police of the fictional florida. Miami ap in her portrayal by federal agents, miami police officer schonton harris sounds like a character right out of the denzel washington cop thriller training day a foulmouthed badass who would do anything, even kill, to keep the drug dealers she protected happy. The film centres on the reallife events involving black activist steve biko and his friend donald woods, who initially finds him destructive, and attempts to understand his way of life. The film stars denzel washington as rubin the hurricane carter, a former middleweight boxer who was wrongly convicted for a triple murder in a bar in paterson, new jersey. Training day, released on 5 th october, 2001 is a movie about a rookie cop, hyot who is anxious to join the elite narcotics squad headed by year veteran detective alonzo denzel washington. Washington is completely out of his element in this colorfully stupid scifi thriller in which he plays a future cop who has to track down cyber.
She claimed she had cancer and got washington to give her some money from a. Training day is a movie about a rookie police officer jake, played by ethan hawke who spends the day with a successful, talented police detective alonzo, played. Out of time is a 2003 american action thriller film directed by carl franklin featuring denzel washington. Cop fired after acting out scene from training day cnn. A florida police chief must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion. Denzel washington is so convincing as rubin carter that one forgets that he is, indeed, an actor playing a role. Is the movie training day realistic at all in regards to.
This is one of the few denzel washington movies that flopped. A quadriplegic exhomicide detective and his partner try to track down a serial killer who is terrorizing new york city. More importantly, washingtons efforts, alongside those of director performerp99175spike leespikelee, have done much to dramatically expand the range of dramatic roles given to. When police officer xavier quinns childhood friend, maubee, becomes associated with murder and a briefcase full of ten thousand dollar bills, the mighty quinn must clear his name. Out of time is about betrayal and blackmail in spades. The magnificent seven 2016 the equalizer 2014 robert bobby trench. Over the course of his decades in show business, denzel washington has done pretty much everything hes played cops good and bad, lawyers, reporters, educators, doctors, mobsters, and more, earning multiple academy awards and more than a billion dollars in box office grosses along the way. American gangster movie 2007 inspired by a true story. Fallen is a 1998 american supernatural detective thriller film directed by gregory hoblit, produced by charles roven and dawn steel, from a screenplay by nicholas kazan. Alonzo harris was supposedly the lieutenant in charge of a narcotics unit. He smuggled drugs by way of service planes of the us army. Denzel washington, clive owen, jodie foster, christopher plummer.
I like good revenge action movies where the hero rescues the innocent and dispatches the evil guys, in this case russian mobsters. One of hollywoods sexiest and most magnetic leading men, denzel washingtons poise and radiantly sane intelligence permeate whatever film he is in, be it a socially conscious drama, biopic, or suspense thriller. With denzel washington, robert townsend, james fox, mimi rogers. Out of time 2003 the usual suspect scene 511 movieclips. Denzel washington is a small town police chief in florida who was sleeping with his exgirlfriend played by sanaa lathan who was a married woman. All denzel washington movies ranked denzel washington movies ranked. He has received two golden globe awards, one tony award, and two academy awards. Fear, fallen is a blend of the police drama and supernatural thriller genres. Denzel washingtons movies ranked, from worst to best. Wap and java mobile phone games based upon this movie were released in the uk in association with o2. A police detective, a bank robber, and a highpower broker enter highstakes negotiations after the criminals brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation. Denzel washington in malcolm x denzel washington in malcolm x 1992, directed by spike lee. With denzel washington, angelina jolie, queen latifah, michael rooker.
Maybe the best movie that denzel washington has ever made. Denzel washington is the perfect counterpoint to spike lee, bringing humanity and heart to even the directors most stylized, overthetop creations, like this story of an imprisoned father. A sheriffs deputy in suburban orlando, florida is out of a job after officials say he waved his firearm and stun gun on duty while quoting lines from the denzel washington movie, training day. Denzel spends most of the movie immobile and in bed. She claimed she had cancer and got washington to give her some money from a major drug bust for treatment. Denzel washington and ethan hawke star as two lapd narcotics officers. In training day 2001, washington played a corrupt and violent police detective, the performance for which he became only the second african american actor the first was sidney poitier to win an oscar for best actor. Training day is a 2001 american crime thriller film directed by antoine fuqua, and written by david ayer. The devil plays some practical jokes on denzel washington in fallen 1998.
The screenplay was written by john briley based on a pair of books by journalist donald woods. The incident on the scene of the movie shoot, which stars denzel washington, comes just weeks after two security guards hired by the movie company. Denzel washingtons movies ranked, from worst to best rolling. With denzel washington, sanaa lathan, eva mendes, dean cain. Phillip chandler 18 episodes 20192019 for queen and country reuben james 1988. Denzel washington list of movies and tv shows tv guide. Of course, its fairly difficult to do all that without. Some of the mexican police who are corrupt aid in the abduction. This oneofakind dvd collection, spanning over twenty years of denzels incredible career, includes some of his most memorable and acclaimed performances. Matthias matt lee whitlock, played by washington, is the respected chief of police of the fictional florida keys small town of banyan key, florida. Buy products related to movies with denzel washington and see what customers say about. One of the craziest things about denzel washingtons career is. The best denzel washington movie is training day, because training day is the only denzel washington movie that has every single one of all of the best denzel washington things. Denzel washington played against type, and won an oscar for his efforts, in antoine fuquas training day.
Charming, handsome and stunningly talented, twotime academy awardr winner denzel washington stands apart as the rare hollywood superstar who is as respected as he is popular. King kong training day 55 movie clip 2001 hd youtube. Denzel washington won the best actor oscar for his portrayal of a mad dog narco cop who blurs. Best supporting actor for the historical war drama film glory 1989 and best actor for his role as corrupt detective alonzo harris in the crime thriller training day 2001. The quote attributed to the famed actor was fabricated by a disreputable web site. Director ridley scott spins this yarn concerning a harlem drug kingpin denzel washington who smuggles heroin into the country by hiding it in. American gangster is a 2007 crime film based on the life of gangster frank lucas, a drug trafficker, who was known for his ingenious method of smuggling heroin into the country. Be aware that this is not like the television show. The most famous phrases, film quotes and movie lines by denzel washington.
Did denzel washington say trumps election saved us from. Washington, hawke and other cast members also met with undercover police officers. Alonzo denzel washington gives a grand, arrogant speech to the people in his neighborhood and tells him that he is in charge. Cry freedom is a 1987 epic drama film directed by richard attenborough, set in late1970s apartheidera south africa. Out of time 2003 matt lee whitlock denzel washington is the police chief of a small florida town, going through a divorce with his detective wife, alex eva mendes. Alonzo agrees to give a shot to that rookie cop for a day. The premise of training day was silly to begin with. With denzel washington, bruce willis, annette bening, tony shalhoub. The hurricane is a 1999 american biographical sports drama film directed and produced by norman jewison. Washingtons caribbean police chief xavier quinn is. Out of time is a 2003 american thriller film directed by carl franklin featuring denzel washington. Denzel washington has won oscars for his movie performances, but.
Police lieutenants rarely take an active role in investigations or o. With denzel washington, ethan hawke, scott glenn, tom berenger. The film made me think about how poverty and prejudice can ruin a persons life when misfortune, such as. Identikit and personal data name denzel last name washington born. The script was adapted by armyan bernstein and dan gordon from carters autobiography the sixteenth round. The movie stars denzel washington in the titular role and russell crowe. An eyewitness identifies matthias denzel washington as a suspect at the police station.1402 1311 1307 724 1405 1571 44 1439 938 1417 262 885 1168 1401 1273 245 776 24 990 934 1108 1376 1436 1179 331 353 439 1330 414 1424 389 491 307 308 1156 1341 1055 1261 803 1327 825 721 536 415 1238 554