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Training Day (2001) is an American crime drama film directed by Antoine Fuqua. It stars Denzel Washington as Alonzo Harris, Ethan Hawke as Jake Hoyt and Eva Mendes as Sara. Corrupt Detective Harris has to evaluate Officer Hoyt who wants to join the narcotics division. Washington won an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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First meeting with Roger is missing in Training Day?

We've watched the Training Day the other day on Youtube TV and after reading about it on Fandom I realized that first scene with Roger is missing. We went from PCP smoking straight to alley scene, ...
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What does "a good player" mean in the movie Training day?

In the movie Training day, during Jake and Alonzo's initial meeting with Roger the following dialogue occurs: ROGER: Where you grew up? JAKE: North Hollywood. ROGER: Strong safety, North Hollywood ...
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Did Alonzo intentionally miss Jeff's vest in Training Day? [closed]

Referring to the scene where they raid Roger's house and have to fake the bust. Alonzo wants it to look like Jeff was shot twice upon entering the house and done arguably at point blank range. What ...
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When did Alonzo decide to do what he did to Jake?

In Training Day, did Alonzo always plan on having Jake killed by Smiley? After the scene where he kills Roger, he appears to still be trying to win Jake over to seeing his side of things; that they ...
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How does Alonso know where Roger keeps his money?

In Training Day, Alonso needs money fast and decides to steal several million dollars from a dealer named Roger. Somehow he knows that the money is stashed under the kitchen floor. How would Alonso ...
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Training Day, the meaning of that snail story

In the movie Training Day, Detective Alonzo Harris (Denzel Washington) took the rookie officer Jake Hoyt (Ethan Hawke) to visit a drug trader under his protection. The drug trader told the rookie a ...
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Mysterious Short Hostile Phone Conversation in Training Day

When Alonzo Harris along with Jake Hoyt went to visit Roger the first time, the latter receives a phone call where he said "it's your mess, you clean it up". What's the purpose of this phone call?