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Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)

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Axel Foley returns to Beverly Hills to help Taggart and Rosewood investigate Chief Bogomil's near-fatal shooting and the series of "alphabet crimes" associated with it.

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A series of strange robberies brings Axel Foley back to Beverly Hills to help his two fellow cops solve the case. All the familiar faces of the first film are back... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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20 May 1987 (USA)  »

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Un detective suelto en Hollywood II  »

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$28,000,000 (estimated)

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$153,665,036 (USA)
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Producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer hired Tony Scott to direct because of the good job he did on Top Gun (1986). See more »

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When in the cement trunk, Foley asks Rosewood if the brakes work on "this thing" Rosewood replies by saying " I don't know, I haven't tried them yet." When Taggart is chasing after the cement truck, it brakes to make a right turn. So in fact, he has tried them, and they do work. See more »

Quotes

Axel Foley: You just hit a squad car!
Billy Rosewood: I know, I know. It's okay, I know the guy. He's a jerk.
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Connections

References Telefon (1977) See more »

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Hold On
By James Wirrick
Performed by Keta Bill
Produced by James Wirrick
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Good action packed sequel
15 June 2003 | by (Woodbridge,VA) – See all my reviews

Beverly Hills Cop II is a great follow up to the classic first film. While the film tones down some of the comedy , the action is upped to the max courtsey of director Tony Scott. Murphy contuines to have good chemistry with Reinhold and Ashton and Brigette Nelson is great the a villanness.


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