Street Kings

Street Kings (2008)

Their city. Their rules. No prisoners.

  • Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2008-04-10
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 515 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 49min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: David Ayer
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Tom Ludlow is a disillusioned L.A. Police Officer, rarely playing by the rules and haunted by the death of his wife. When evidence implicates him in the execution of a fellow officer, he is forced to go up against the cop culture he's been a part of his entire career, ultimately leading him to question the loyalties of everyone around him.

Street Kings Trailer

  • Keanu Reeves

    as Detective Tom Ludlow
  • Forest Whitaker

    as Captain Jack Wander
  • Chris Evans

    as Detective Paul Diskant
  • Hugh Laurie

    as Captain James Biggs
  • Martha Higareda

    as Grace Garcia
  • Cedric the Entertainer

    as Scribble
  • Naomie Harris

    as Linda Washington
  • Common

    as Coates
  • Angela Sun

    as Julie Fukashima
  • Cle Shaheed Sloan

    as Fremont
  • Jayceon Terrell Taylor

    as Grill
  • Michael Monks

    as Michael Monks
  • Jay Mohr

    as Sgt. Mike Clady
  • Terry Crews

    as Detective Terrence Washington
  • Game

    as Grill
  • Kate Clarke

    as Demille's Girlfriend
  • John Corbett

    as Detective Dante Demille
  • Amaury Nolasco

    as Detective Cosmo Santos
  • Noel Gugliemi

    as Quicks
  • Michael Monks

    as Pathologist
  • Clifton Powell

    as Sergeant Green
  • Daryl Gates

    as The Chief
  • Kenneth Choi

    as Boss Kim
  • Wally Rudolph

    as Thug Kim
  • Garret Sato

    as Toilet Man
  • Kerry Wong

    as Union Market Clerk
  • Aaron McPherson

    as Union Market Cop #1
  • Paul Anthony Barreras

    as Union Market Cop #2
  • Yonda Davis

    as Prostitute #1
  • Siobhan Parisi

    as Prostitute #2
  • Emilio Rivera

    as OG Vato
  • Michael D. Roberts

    as Older Black Man
  • Kami Jones

    as Black Woman
  • Jernard Burks

    as Money Shirt
  • Kevin Benton

    as Lt. Van Buren
  • Amy Dudgeon

    as Assistant D.A.
  • Genesis Codina

    as Little Mexican Girl
  • Michaela Pereira

    as News Anchor
  • Jaime FitzSimons

    as Senior Captain
  • Joanne Chew

    as Park Twin #1
  • Kel Ann Hsieh

    as Park Twin #2
  • Patrick Gallagher

    as LAPD Captain
  • Kirstin Pierce

    as Clady's Wife
  • Carlos Amezcua

    as Co-Anchor
  • David Ayer

    as NLR member in County Jail (uncredited)
  • Candice A. Buenrostro

    as Troubled teen (uncredited)
  • Daniel Van Dyke

    as LAPD Sergeant (uncredited)
  • Masen Faison

    as ER Nurse (uncredited)
Directing David Ayer Director
Writing Jamie Moss Screenplay
Writing Kurt Wimmer Screenplay
Writing James Ellroy Screenplay
Production Erwin Stoff Producer
Sound Graeme Revell Original Music Composer
Camera Gabriel Beristain Director of Photography
Editing Jeffrey Ford Editor
Production Lucas Foster Producer
Production Alexandra Milchan Producer
Production Mary Vernieu Casting
Costume & Make-Up Michele Michel Costume Design
Art Alec Hammond Production Design
Art Hilton Rosemarin Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Francisco X. Pérez Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Claudia Wick Costume Supervisor
Crew Tad Griffith Stunts
Crew Riley Harper Stunts