Oddball cop and tough guy, Jack Cates is the only survivor of a cop shooting and in hunting down the murderer collects Reggie Hammond from jail for 48 hours. Hammond is oddly motivated to help. The killer is searching for his stash of cash. Cates and Hammond who have the Black-white, cop-crook thing to work out make surprisingly good partners as they navigate through the city looking for their suspect. Written by
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When a tough cop has a cool convict as a partner and 48 hrs to catch a killer, a lot of funny things can happen in . . . 48 HRS. [Australia Theatrical]
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Did You Know?
Reggie's line to Jack, "Forget this man, we ain't brothers, we ain't partners, and we aint' friends" is repeated by Zeus (Samuel L Jackson to McLane in Die Hard: With a Vengeance
(1995). See more
When Ganz and Billy Bear try to escape in the city bus, they exchange gunfire with Reggie and Cates and the bus window was shattered, yet when the bus is last seen escaping, the windows are intact. See more
What are you smiling at, watermelon? Your big move just turned out to be shit.
Referenced in Countdown: Episode #72.50
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