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Hot Stuff (1979)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  4 January 1980 (Portugal)
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Three cops try to set up a sting by establishing their own Fencing operation. They have less than complete support from above and as they begin mingling more and more with the underworld ... See full summary »

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Three cops try to set up a sting by establishing their own Fencing operation. They have less than complete support from above and as they begin mingling more and more with the underworld elements decide to finance the operation through re-selling some of the proceeds. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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police | stolen goods | pawnshop | scam | See All (4) »

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You can't turn this mob over to the cops. They _are_ the cops.

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4 January 1980 (Portugal)  »

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A Roubar é Que a Gente se Entende  »

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Trivia

Out of 643 arrests, the number of convictions the Miami police burglary task force had achieved was a paltry 26. The number of convictions they got in the big bust at the end of the movie was 101 out of 197 arrests. See more »

Goofs

When the 78 or 79 Trans am explodes, it is replaced with a early model Camaro 70 to 73 for the destroyed car. See more »

Quotes

Man with Cigars: [Puts his arm around Ramon who is a foot shorter than him] Well I like you. Tomorrow at noon, you may climb me.
Ernie: [laughing] Come on. He ain't that short.
Man with Cigars: Oh yeah? Well then how come he spent last month dangling from my car mirror?
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Referenced in The Fisher King (1991) See more »

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Keep It Loose
Music by Patrick Williams
Lyrics by Will Jennings
Performed by Paulette McWilliams
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Hot Stuff
14 May 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

Pleasing screwball comedy about Miami cops who catch petty thieves through a fencing front. DeLuise excels as star and director, as do Reed and Pleshette.


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