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One Good Cop (1991)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  3 May 1991 (USA)
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One good cop has to fight the bad guys and take care of his partner's three little girls after he is killed in the line of fire.

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Artie Lewis
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Rita Lewis
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Stevie Diroma
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Lieutenant Danny Quinn
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Grace
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Beniamino
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Felix
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Cheryl Clark
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Marian Diroma
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Carol Diroma
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Oreste
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Mickey Garrett
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Raisa (as Lisa Arrindell)
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Knudson
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When NYPD detective Artie Lewis' colleague and friend is shot in a police operation, he and his wife Rita want to adopt his three little children. But they have to realize that their income doesn't suffice for the required larger home. So Artie decides to take the money from the drug-dealing mobster Benjamino. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Rated R for violence, language and drug content | See all certifications »

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$11,276,846 (USA)
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[first lines]
Rita Lewis: Hey.
Artie Lewis: Hey.
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Referenced in Showbiz Today: Episode dated 1 May 1991 (1991) See more »

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Written by Junior Cepeda
Performed by Celia Cruz with The Johnny Pacheco Orchestra
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Amazing Film... Keaton is outstanding!
1 October 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

'One Good Cop' is an amazing film in all respects. Written & Directed by Heywood Gould, 'One Good Cop' opens beautifully & ends the same.

A underrated film, it deserved to be 1991's Top Grossing film. Apart from being an amazing film, one gets to see our-now-legend Michael Keaton in an outstanding performance. It's sad to know that people watch a film like 'Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen' more than watching an honest attempt like this which released way back, and didn't get it's due.

The drama, the action, the emotional quotient... everything has been balanced beautifully. A complete film!

'One Good Cop' is not to be missed. An outstanding film! Two Thumbs Up!


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