PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Crime
An imprisoned drug kingpin offers a huge cash reward to anyone that can break him out of police custody and only the LAPD's Special Weapons and Tactics team can prevent it.
With his salary from this film, Jeremy Renner subsequently bought a dilapidated house with a friend that they restored and lived in for awhile. Renner said that they made a fairly significant profit when they sold the house much later.
Capt. Thomas Fuller:
The Chief is *making* me take you back. He's concerned about losing all his best officers to other cities.
Hondo: He thinks that I'm one of his best officers?
Capt. Thomas Fuller: But, he's given me complete oversight, and trust me, you've got no room for error.
Capt. Thomas Fuller: So, I will ...
During the shoot-off at the SWAT training range, T.J.'s M1911 pistol jams in the open position but he keeps squeezing the trigger and the gunfire is heard as if he was still shooting.
Director Clark Johnson, who appears in the film briefly as Deke's beat partner, is credited as 'Deke's Handsome Partner'.
English, Spanish, French
$37,062,535 (USA) (10 August 2003)