Synopsis: Josh Pollack, a naive and ambitious reporter, is convinced the F.R.A.T., an elite force within the Edison Police Department, is corrupted. Working on a homicide case, he begins to unearth evidence which suggests that the entire justice system is willingly turning a blind eye to the abuses of the this force. When his life and that of his girlfriend are threatened from his research, he join forces with his editor, a once-famous reporter, and a renown private detective to bring down the F.R.A.T. and every one behind it.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director(s): David J. Burke
Production: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
  1 win.
Rotten Tomatoes:
99 min

You're a big venue now.

Global commerce,

sports franchises. . .

chit-chat cafes.

But you don't get it

because you don't see it.

Life is not what you think it is.

Because of guys like us. . .

you can go on thinking it. . .

'til reality sets in.

Reality's a motherfucker.

The first thing you do

when it hits you. . .

is wonder where we are.

We do our shit.

You do yours.

But remember. . .

it's a dirty world.

And without us,

it'd be a whole lot dirtier.

Welcome to Edison.

Heads up.

We got problems in here.

If they come into bank, shoot 'em.

Any units near 12th and Plaza,

respond to an alarm at Plaza Bank.

Approach with caution.

We got it.

What was that?

You're outta your fuckin mind.

You know that? F*ck!

- You want onions with that?

- Yeah.

There you go.

- Stay down !

- Stay down !


Get in the car!

What are you doing?

Get in the car!

Stay calm.

I know you're hurt.

Come out, come out,

wherever you are.

Okay buddy.

I know you're hurt.

Get you to your feet, okay?

All your friends are dead,


It's just me and you now.

Come on GI Joe.

Come out and play.

Come on.

Drop the gun, walk away,

or I'll kill her.

Close your eyes, sweetheart.

You don't wanna see this.

It's okay, come on.

Come on, it's okay.

Just a flesh wound.

It's okay.

You're alright.

It's okay, baby.

It's okay.

That bad man's not gonna

hurt you any more.

It's okay.

On your knees!

Come on !

What's goin' on?

- Lock your fingers behind !

- Put your hands behind your head.

Come on crack whores!

Look at that China White, baby.

Look at that China fuckin' White.

That's my money, too.

That's all my money.

- Motherfucker.

- Okay, fuckhead. You squatters?

F*ck you talkin' about?

- You own this house?

- No.

- What about you?

- No.

- You got a lease?

- No.

You got a mortgage?

You guys fucked up tonight.

Don't look at me.

Don't fuckin' look at me.

Okay, this is how it works.

You never saw us.

And we never saw you.

The world just keeps turnin' .

- You ain't takin' us in?

- Nah.

Got to all school.

We answer up, get capped

for losin' that shit.

Yeah, maybe you should

leave town.

Motha' fuckers.

We'll get his license.

Rat his ass out to the Feds.

Tired of this bullshit.

F*ck that.

Welcome to the majors.

It gets easier after the first one.



Not ready, bro?

I'll take care of this shit.

The f*ck?

Oh, you motherfucker.

You fuckin' spit at me?

I'll fuckin' kill you!

Aw, Jesus.



Oh, Jesus, Jesus,

Jesus, Jesus.

Come on.

Come on. Stop cryin' .

I haven't seen you

around here before.

Who are you?

Isiaha Charles.

I just moved here with my mom.

Who's he to you?

I just met him.

He gave me a job.

Where'd you do time?

I've never done time.

- You never did time?

- No.

Oh, that is good shit.

You want some?

I'm good.

All right.

This is how it's gonna work.

Your buddy was smokin' crack

and he got fuckin' crazy. . .

and he came at you with a knife.

Now tell me what happened.

My buddy, he got fuckin' crazy. . .

and he came after me

with a knife.

Which is when Lazerov

and I entered the domicile

in response to

a domestic disturbance. . .

and saw the defendant fire

one round from a bulldog.

- Is this that bulldog You refer to?

- Yes.

- Is this the knife You pried from

the deceased's hand? / - Yes

- What was he doing with him?

- Something to stab the defendant.

Now after the deceased deceased

did the defendant resist?

- No.

- did he say anything?

He cried, Jesus, Jesus, Jesus.


What do you mean he cried?

What do you mean he cried?

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David J. Burke

David J. Burke (born November 8, 1948 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is an American executive producer, screenwriter and film and television director.Burke has produced Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, seaQuest DSV, TriBeCa, and other shows. more…

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