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L.A.P.D.: To Protect and to Serve (2001)

Two cops, a rookie and his partner, a veteran, are increasingly troubled by wild and illegal behavior of some of their colleagues. At first they try to ignore it, but it soon proves to be impossible to ignore.

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Two cops, a rookie and his partner, a veteran, are increasingly troubled by wild and illegal behavior of some of their colleagues. At first they try to ignore it, but it soon proves to be impossible to ignore.

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LA's finest have crossed the line between Cop and Criminal...

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Rated R for strong violence and sexuality, language and drug use | See all certifications »
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LAPD Conspiracy  »

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The beginning shootout is very loosely based on the North Hollywood Shootout See more »

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In the opening shoot-out, there's a sign for "Lotto 6/49," a Canadian lottery, however the movie is based in Los Angeles. See more »

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Features Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders (1990) See more »

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Terrible movie with experienced actors.
29 December 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I couldn't believe that I was seeing Charles Durning, Marc Singer, Dennis Hopper and Mike Madsen in such an incredibly asinine movie. The only reason I watched it to the end was that I might see at least one or two good scenes that might redeem it. This didn't happen.

As a former Law Enforcement Officer, I was appalled to see the Los Angeles Police Department portrayed as a group of bumbling buffoons and gangsters. Equally bumbling was the direction of this movie. Example: Minor cast members awkwardly gawking about sets, obviously lacking experience as to how to fit in with a scene. Don't waste your time with this one. It isn't even fit for falling asleep on.


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