Within the ‘hood, all that matters are your colors… Bob Hodges (Robert Duvall) is a seasoned street cop who has learned so much from long experience whilst his new, young partner, Danny McGavin (Sean Penn), has learned nothing: yet knows it all. Forced to work together Within the L.A.P.D. ’s renowned C.R.A.S.H. anti-gang unit, they got down to investigate a brutal gang murder. Hated and hunted by both sides, the cops soon find themselves trapped in the course of a turf war. With nowhere to show, they’re ambushed, double-crossed and shot at in a take-no-prisoners street battle. As the violence escalates, these two diametrically opposed men should come to terms with one essential fact: to stick alive they should come together!