Street Kings Image
Metascore
55

Mixed or average reviews - based on 28 Critics

User Score
7.4

Generally favorable reviews- based on 72 Ratings

Summary: In Street Kings, a police thriller directed by David Ayer, Keanu Reeves plays Tom Ludlow, a veteran LAPD Vice detective. Ludlow sets out on a quest to discover the killers of his former partner, Detective Terrance Washington. Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker plays Captain Wander, Ludlow's supervisor, whose duties include keeping him within the confines of the law and out of the clutches of Internal Affairs Captain Biggs (Hugh Laurie). Ludlow teams up with a young Robbery-Homicide detective (Chris Evans) to track Washington's killers through the diverse communities of Los Angeles. Their determination pays off when the two detectives track down Washington's murderers and confront them in an attempt to bring them to justice. (Fox Searchlight)
Runtime: 109 min
Rating: Rated R for strong violence and pervasive language.
Production: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Languages: English, Turkish
Home Release Date: Aug 19, 2008
Director Credit
David Ayer Director
Writer Credit
James Ellroy Story
Jamie Moss Screenplay
Kurt Wimmer Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Forest Whitaker Captain Jack Wander
Hugh Laurie Captain James Biggs
Keanu Reeves Detective Tom Ludlow
Cast Credit
Amaury Nolasco Detective Cosmo Santos
Cedric the Entertainer Scribble
Chris Evans Detective Paul Diskant
Common Coates
Daryl Gates The Chief
Jay Mohr Sgt. Mike Clady
John Corbett Detective Dante Demille
Martha Higareda Grace Garcia
Michael Monks Pathologist
Naomie Harris Linda Washington
Noel Gugliemi Quicks
Terry Crews Detective Terrence Washington
Producer Credit
Alexandra Milchan Producer
Arnon Milchan Executive Producer
Bob Yari Executive Producer
Bruce Berman Executive Producer
Erwin Stoff Producer
Julian Wall Associate Producer
Lucas Foster Producer
Michele Weisler Executive Producer
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