R | | Action, Crime, Drama
Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces greater than themselves.
To achieve the shots captured by the main characters' lapel cameras, Michael Mansouri of rental house Radiant Images stripped down a Silicon Imaging SI-2K Mini camera to about a third of its original size, to be attached to special vests worn by Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña. The camera was dubbed the "Nano", and was subsequently made available to other productions for rental.
I am the police, and I'm here to arrest you. You've broken the law. I did not write the law. I may even disagree with the law but I will enforce it. No matter how you plead, cajole, beg or attempt to stir my sympathies, nothing you do will stop me ...
When Taylor and Zavala are patrolling the town at night and having a conversation, the passenger door seems to keep locking and unlocking after every cut to Taylor.
This film is dedicated to the men and women of the law enforcement community who face danger daily on our behalf. It is especially dedicated to our fallen heroes who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. This is for all that fight evil so we may not know it. God bless you all.
$13,152,683 23 September 2012
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