Shia LaBeouf and Bobby Soto are “tax collectors” for a Los Angeles crime boss in the latest gritty crime action thriller from director David Ayer, The Tax Collector.
Originally played by Raymond Burr back in the late 50s and early 60s, Matthew Rhys takes over as Perry Mason in a new HBO series that follows his early days as a private eye in 1930s Los Angeles before he became the legendary criminal defense lawyer he’s known for.
The legendary Danny Trejo plays Vietnam vet Frank Vega in 2012’s Bad Ass, loosely inspired by the viral video “AC Transit Bus Fight”, and follows Frank as he makes his way around Los Angeles, trying to get justice for a friend and fellow vet who was murdered. Watch the whole movie here via YouTube.
In between the first two Fast & Furious movies in 2002, Fox was looking to create something similar with Fastlane, which starred Peter Facinelli, Bill Bellamy, and Tiffani Thiessen as undercover cops working in a secret division of the LAPD that infiltrated the seedy underworld of Los Angeles.