S.W.A.T.

An imprisoned drug kingpin offers a huge cash reward to anyone that can break him out of police custody and only the LAPD's Special Weapons and Tactics team can prevent it.

  • Starring: Colin Farrell, Samuel Jackson, Jeremy Renner, LL Cool J, Michelle Rodriguez
  • Director(s): Clark Johnson
  • Producer(s): Camelot Pictures
  • Screenwriter(s): Ron Mita
  • Distributor: Columbia Pictures
  • Animal Coordinator: Roger Schumacher Animal Rental
  • Rating: Acceptable

Featured Animal Action

German Shepherd dogs are shown running, sniffing and growling while standing near the officers. Two other dogs are shown growling and barking as a suspect runs by. Birds fly naturally in one scene.

Detailed Animal Action German Shepherds One policeman, Jim Street (Colin Farrell), has a pet German Shepherd. There is a scene where Jim is running on the beach and his faithful companion is running along side him. The film seems to speed up as the two are running very fast. A trainer put the dog on its mark and stood off camera using a combination of verbal cues and hand signals to get the dog to achieve the action. Later, in post production the film speed was