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?
During filming the producers tried to have the city move the sculpture by Alexander Calder on Dearborn Ave. over a few feet in order to accommodate a bus chase. Due to the immensity of the sculpture and the fact that it is made of solid steel, the city declined and the scene was cut. See more
There are numerous mistakes with how many bullets various weapons can hold before reloading. See more
[Danko's watch alarm goes off
My watch. It's on Moscow time.
Time to pick up Pokey?
Time to feed parakeet.
What's that, Russian for "jerking off"?
In the opening credits certain letters are reversed so as to imitate Russian Cyrillic script. In particular, "Rs" and "Ns" are reversed. See more
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"CANTATA FOR THE 20th ANNIVERSARY OF THE OCTOBER REVOLUTION"
Op.74: "The Philosophers"
Written by Sergei Prokofiev
Arranged and Conducted by James Horner See more