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Cop and ½ (1993)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Family  -  2 April 1993 (USA)
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Devon Butler is an eight-year old who dreams of being a cop. He watches police TV shows, knows police procedures, and plays cops and robbers with his friend Ray. One day, while snooping ... See full summary »

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Devon Butler is an eight-year old who dreams of being a cop. He watches police TV shows, knows police procedures, and plays cops and robbers with his friend Ray. One day, while snooping around in a warehouse, he witnesses a murder. He goes to the police, who want the information, but won't get it until they make Devon a cop. The police then team him with veteran cop (and child hater) Nick McKenna, and the two team up in comic series of events to find the killer. Written by Stephen Currence <billyc@erols.com>

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One kid's fantasy. One cop's nightmare.

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Comedy | Crime | Family

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Rated PG for mild language, violence and drug references | See all certifications »

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2 April 1993 (USA)  »

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Un flic et demi  »

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$31,888,805 (USA)
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This picture is a spoof of the Hollywood buddy cop movie. See more »

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During the scene with Burt Reynolds (in a car) chasing a henchman (on foot) Burt drives through multiple fences and backyards. Just as Burt's hitting the last fence, he shouts "End of the line!" Immediately after that, in a side shot of the car, you can see a crew member bracing himself with his arm on the back of the driver's seat. See more »

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Mr. Herman Fleming: Now tell me, what have you learned today? Sit up straight
Devon: That I can hold my breath a lot longer than I thought I could
Mr. Herman Fleming: Do I sense... uh... a little insolence?
Devon: No
Mr. Herman Fleming: Devon, Devon, Devon, Devon, lies are not explanations
Devon: I'm not lying... everyday these big jumbos... come and take my money... they put me in the toilet... and they hold me upside down
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mitchell (1993) See more »

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Nothin' My Love Can't Fix
Written by Joseph Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence), Alexandra Forbes and Eric Beall
Performed by Joseph Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence)
Courtesy of Impact Records
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Put yourself in the shoes of a child
9 February 2008 | by (Minnesota, United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of my childhood favorites! Yes, the plot is pathetic and unbelievable. Yes, the boy is no Dakota Fanning. But Cop and a Half is a very enjoyable movie for people between the ages of 4 and 10. I mean, this movie wasn't marketed towards art school graduate students. The situations are very light-hearted and the jokes corny enough for the young age demographic.

This is also a good movie if you enjoy making fun of B-movies (especially with your friends... and beer). There are numerous plot holes and the man-boy love undertones are hilariously disturbing.

Do not watch Cop and a Half if you are a cantankerous old geezer!


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