Training Day

Training Day

  • 2001
  • R
  • 122 min
  • USA, Australia
  • crime, drama, thriller

On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Writer: David Ayer

Stars: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn, Tom Berenger, Harris Yulin

The ending may be less than satisfying, but Denzel Washington reminds us why he's such a great actor in this taut and brutal police drama.

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  • Antoine Fuqua
    Antoine Fuqua
    Antoine Fuqua (born January 19, 1966) is an American film director. He directed the award-winning film Training Day alongside Tears of the Sun, King Arthur, Shooter and Brooklyn's Finest. He is currently slated to direct Tupac Shakur's official biopic.

Main Cast


Tagline: The only thing more dangerous than the line being crossed, is the cop who will cross it.

Certificate: R

Genres: crime, drama, thriller

Keywords: police brutality, war on drugs, drug traffic, drug dealer, los angeles, gang member, mexican american, barrio, cholo

Categories: violent cop, drugs, drug dealer, lapd, rookie, false hero, police training, street gang, brutality, police corruption, police brutality, neo noir


Producer: Jeffrey Silver, Robert F. Newmyer

Editor: Conrad Buff IV

Casting: Mary Vernieu

Director of photography: Mauro Fiore

Original music composer: Mark Mancina

Costume design: Michele Michel

Executive producer: Davis Guggenheim, Bruce Berman

Associate producer: Susan E. Novick

Production design: Naomi Shohan

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 122 min

Country: USA, Australia

Language: English, Russian, Spanish, Korean

Sound Mix: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Color: Color (Technicolor)