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Training Day Are you a Wolf or a Sheep Anyone who has started a new job knows how terrifying it can be Antoine Fuquas film Training Day shows just how scary it can get After viewing the film most critics were not really sure what they thought of it I am split as well between Denzel Washingtons charismatic performance Ethan Hawkes underdeveloped character and the horrid script written by David Ayer He has the audience continuously debating whose side should I be on From the beginning Washingtons character Alonzo Harris show signs of being impatient and rude when he hangs up on his new trainee Jake Hoyt played by Ethan Hawke When Alonzo takes Jake to his office which turns out to be his customized black Monte Carlo hydraulics and all he immediately cuts Jake off from any other authority figure It felt slightly shady but this was particularly sly because he is now solely in the hands of Alonzo Alonzos street slang rolls off his tongue obviously from his need to use it Hes on a first-name basis with some of the lowest of the low in his business Everyone on the street knows he is a cop but they also know that as long as you do not get on his bad side and give him information every now and then he could help you out or at least leave you alone I believe that Washington has a good understanding of the role its all about the ecstasy of power As the film progresses I can see why William Arnold of the Seattle Post says he plays his first all-out unmitigated scenery-chewing fiend of a villain Alonzo commits the most violent of crimes but Washington acts so smoothly that Im almost convinced that he is right in what he is doing Alonzo has his own way of dealing with the streets He believes in street justice and he has his own work ethics
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