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The Wild Pair (1987)

A strait-laced FBI agent and a hulking, big-hearted narcotics cop team up to track down a drug lord associated with a militant hate group.

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Joe Jennings
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Benny Avalon
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Col. Heser
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Capt. Kramer
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Ivory
Danny De La Paz ...
Tucker
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Debby
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Fern Willis
Angelique De Windt ...
Nadine Jackson
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Dalton
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Farkas
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Sgt. Peterson
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Hank
Jack Eiseman ...
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Phyliss Sherwood ...
Waitress
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A strait-laced FBI agent and a hulking, big-hearted narcotics cop team up to track down a drug lord associated with a militant hate group.

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It's going to take two heroes to beat these odds!

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29 April 1988 (Portugal)  »

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First theatrical film directed by Beau Bridges. See more »

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Benny Avalon: Who's Ivory?
Joe Jennings: Captain, he doesn't even know the name of the man he was moving in on!
Benny Avalon: I also don't know who crapped in the park, but I can recognize a shit when I see it!
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Uneven Action Yarn
7 December 2001 | by (Chicago, USA) – See all my reviews

"The Wild Pair" jumps wildly between comedy, action and drama. Smith and Bridges are mismatched as a pair of cops who stumble upon a hate group out to cause mayhem. The action is brutal, particularly a scene where Smith's girlfriend is butchered. This movie is somewhat of a Bridges family affair: a couple of Beau Bridges' sons are featured in small roles, and his dad Lloyd is good as the head of the hate group.


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