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Brooklyn's Finest is a american film of genre Drama directed by Antoine Fuqua released in USA on 16 january 2009 with Richard Gere

Brooklyn's Finest (2009)

Brooklyn's Finest
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Released in USA 16 january 2009
Length 2h12
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Action,    Adventure,    Crime
Rating66% 3.348693.348693.348693.348693.34869

Brooklyn's Finest is a 2009 American crime film directed by Antoine Fuqua, and written by Michael C. Martin. The film stars Richard Gere, Don Cheadle, Ethan Hawke and Wesley Snipes. The film was released on January 16, 2009. This was Wesley Snipes’ first theatrical release film since 2004's Blade: Trinity.

Brooklyn's Finest features a collaboration between Wesley Snipes and Ellen Barkin, reuniting them for the first time since 1996 film The Fan. This is the second film between Ethan Hawke and Antoine Fuqua; Hawke starred in the 2001 film Training Day, which Fuqua directed.

The film takes place within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of Brooklyn and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects in the NYPD's (fictional) 65th precinct. The action revolves around three policemen whose relationships to their jobs are drastically different.

Synopsis

Bobby "Carlo" Powers and Detective Salvatore "Sal" Procida are having a conversation in a car when Sal unexpectedly shoots Carlo, grabs a bag of money from Carlo's lap and flees, then confesses to a priest, asking for help with his dire situation; his wife is pregnant with twins, in a house too small for their four children and has wood mold, which jeopardizes his family's health. Desperate to move, Sal has arranged to purchase a larger home through a woman who owes him a favor. The down payment is due the following Tuesday, and Sal is still short. Sal is a highly skilled and accomplished narcotics detective, but has begun to pocket drug money from raids.

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