OP is spot on, collateral is one of the only movies with Tom Cruise i can stand. I appreciate a realistically portrayed gunfight. The car chase and subsequent shooting during the opening of End of Watch is one of my favorites.
"Our Country won't go on forever, if we stay soft as we are now. There won't be any AMERICA because some foreign soldiery will invade us and take our women and breed a hardier race!"
Chesty Puller USMC