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Street Kings 2 - The most corrupt cops in movie history

Street Kings 2: Motor City

Compiled by Jack Foley

RAY Liotta stars as Marty Kingston in the action-packed sequel to 2008’s Street Kings.

A gritty tale of corruption, murder and double-crossing in Detroit; buckle up for Street Kings 2: Motor City, out on DVD on October 3, 2011

Corrupt cops has been a theme prevalent in so many Hollywood movies over the years and to celebrate this DVD release we have we have put together a list of the top corrupt cops in movies.

Matt Damon – THE DEPARTED (2006)

The Departed, an action thriller with an all-star cast sees Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon) become a police officer so that he can work as mole within the Boston PD, and feed information back to his gangster pal Frank Costello (Jack Nicholson).

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Denzel Washington – TRAINING DAY (2001)

Hoyt (Ethan Hawke) has only been on the force for a short while when he’s assigned to an anti-drug unit under the wing of Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris (Oscar winner Denzel Washington) whose tactics and ethics are more than a little bit questionable!

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Forest Whitaker – STREET KINGS (2008)

Forest Whitaker plays the leader of corrupt group of cops, in Street Kings, a gritty action-thriller which sees starring Keanu Reeves forced to go up against the cop culture he’s been a part of his entire career, leading him to question the loyalties of everyone around him.

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Gary Oldman – LEON (1994)

Leon (Jean Reno) and Mathilda (Natalie Portman) find that their lives become intertwined when a group of corrupt cops, led by Gary Oldman kill her drug dealer father and family.

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Ray Liotta – UNLAWFUL ENTRY (1992)

Kurt Russell and Madeline Stowe play happy and successful couple who open their doors to corrupt cop, Pete Davis (Ray Liotta) just in time for him to slowly devolve into a stalking, prostitute killing monster!

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Richard Gere – INTERNAL AFFAIRS (1990)

Keen young Raymold Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis Peck whose financial holdings start to suggest something shady. Indeed Peck is involved in any number of dubious or downright criminal activities. He is also devious, a womaniser, and a clever manipulator, and he starts to turn his attention on Avila.

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