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.
- Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
- Studio: Village Roadshow Pictures, NPV Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures, Outlaw Productions (I), WV Films II
- Keyword: poker, california, police brutality, war on drugs, drug trafficking, drug dealer, russian mafia, police corruption, los angeles, california, gang member, rookie cop, narcotics cop, mexican american, barrio, cholo, neo-noir
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn, Tom Berenger, Harris Yulin, Raymond J. Barry