Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a Russian policeman sent after a Georgian drug dealer who has escaped to the United States and is awaiting extradition in Chicago. Jim Belushi plays his temporary partner on the Chicago police. When the drug dealer escapes, the two police must overcome their differences in order to recapture him. Written by
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Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad. Making them partners.
Did You Know?
The movie was a box office success, but was far outpaced by Schwarzenegger's other film in 1988, Twins
(1988). See more
Ivan Danko's police uniform is a combination of at least six different uniforms. His hat is a Moscow Commander's Special and he also wears a Parade Band Musician axelbant. See more
You know this game? It's called chicken, except you're not supposed to play it with buses.
In the opening credits certain letters are reversed so as to imitate Russian Cyrillic script. In particular, "Rs" and "Ns" are reversed. See more
Referenced in Rush Hour
STRANGER ON THE SHORE
Written by Acker Bilk
& Robert Mellin
Produced by Michael Welsh
Courtesy of EMI Music Publishing. LTD. See more