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Undercover Blues (1993)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime | 10 September 1993 (USA)
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A wise-cracking husband and wife team of ex-Spies arrive in New Orleans on maternity leave with their baby girl. There they are hassled by muggers, the police and their FBI boss, who wants ... See full summary »

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Jeff Blue
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Novacek
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Halsey
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Sawyer
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Vern Newman
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Bonnie Newman
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Leamington
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Frank
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A wise-cracking husband and wife team of ex-Spies arrive in New Orleans on maternity leave with their baby girl. There they are hassled by muggers, the police and their FBI boss, who wants them to do just-one-more job. Written by Mark Logan <marklo@west.sun.com>

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Fighting crime is just another one of their family values. See more »

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Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language | See all certifications »

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$12,416,686 (USA)
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The Blues stay at the Soniat House, a hotel in the French Quarter of New Orleans. The hotel name can be seen on the back of the white coat that Jane uses for the mock torture session. See more »

Goofs

The Blues recognize the Newman family during the wedding at the beginning of the movie. Later, Vern Newman asks Jeff "You mean, you didn't know those people?" If Vern did not know those people, why was he there? If he knew them, why would he call them "those people?" See more »

Quotes

Jeff Blue: [last lines - on the boat] Which way is Cuba?
Muerte: [in the water] No, no, that's the wrong way! Please, come back! No, the land is back there behind you! Where are you going? Blue, no!
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References The Front Page (1974) See more »

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Didn't He Ramble
Written by Rosamond Johnson (uncredited), James Weldon Johnson (uncredited) and Bob Cole (uncredited)
Performed by Excelsior Brass Band
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This is one fun movie!
27 August 2001 | by (Baltimore, MD) – See all my reviews

Not many movies keep you wanting to watch, like this one does. The plot is very simple; 2 spies on a vacation are asked to do a job while in New Orleans. The outcome...? One hilarious movie! Dennis Quaid & Kathleen Turner are great as Mr. & Mrs. Blue, the title roles. During the movie while they are fighting the bad guys, they're either bickering over their vacation or what they want to name their daughter. The standout of this movie is Stanley Tucci, who plays street thug Muerte. After a botched mugging of Mr. Blue, which leads to Muerte getting beat up with a stroller, Muerte constantly is following the Blues in the movie to get revenge. You won't be disappointed with this movie!


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