Ed Lover and Doctor Dre are two inept barbers. Deciding that maybe they ought to find another line of work, they join the police. A big mistake, as far as their duty sergeant, Sgt Cooper is concerned, who proceeds to harass them at every turn. Despite this, they discover a major crime, and proceed to solve them in their own unusual fashion. Written by
Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>
The first hip-hop whodunnit!
Did You Know?
This move stars Ed Lover and Doctor Dre, hosts of Yo MTV Raps. Doctor Dre is sometimes confused with Dr. Dre, the prolific producer of NWA fame. The movie begins with the Dr. Dre song "A N**** Witta Gun" as an homage to this confusion; the song's chorus includes the line "Who's the man with the master plan?", which is fitting given the movie's title, "Who's the man?" See more
NYPD Sgts wear gold chin straps on their hats. Sgt. Cooper is wearing a black strap that only a detective in uniform would wear. See more
You fucked me! You fucked me! You might as well kiss me 'cause you're fucking me!
References Uptown Saturday Night
Movin' on Up
Written by Jeff Barry
and Ja'net DuBois
(as Janet DuBois)
Used by permission of EMI Belfast Music, Inc. See more