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

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2 April 1993 (USA)  »

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$14,000,000 (estimated)

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$31,888,805 (USA)
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This film was originally proposed as a sequel to Kindergarten Cop (1990) See more »

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After Nick and Devon leave the biker bar, Nick is seen with a bloody mouth. In the next camera shot, the blood is gone and he is fine. See more »

Quotes

Devon: Haven't you ever heard about secondary smoke?
Nick: Haven't you ever heard about minding your own business?
Devon: At this very moment, the pink delicate tissues of my still-forming lungs may be shriveling into green chunks of mucus struggling for their last gasp of poison brown air.
Nick: [throws his cigar out the window] Happy?
Devon: Now you're littering.
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Referenced in Anime Abandon: 8 Man After (2013) See more »

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Nothin' My Love Can't Fix
Written by Joey Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence), Alexandra Forbes and Eric Beall
Performed by Joey Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence)
Courtesy of Impact Records
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For Kids, What A Shocker!
21 December 2007 | by (Commerce Township, MI) – See all my reviews

You people are crackpots, just insane with arrogance. This movie did what it intended. Golden's performance was incredible given his age. Not very funny, but witty and cute. Here's a clue people: Most 8 year olds over-act! And Burt--well, Burt is Burt, not even one dimensional...The only fault I can find is the Hollywood by the numbers script, which is plenty dreadful. That's what Hollywood does. You knew you were getting a kids movie, right?

When I saw this as a kid, I really liked it. So, for me, it did what it was supposed to--capture a child's imagination. Not an adults petulance.

Recommended for kids.


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