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Bad Boys (1995)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  7 April 1995 (USA)
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Two hip detectives protect a murder witness while investigating a case of stolen heroin.

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Cast

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Lisa Boyle ...
Girl Decoy
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Carjacker
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Eddie Dominguez
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Fouchet (as Tcheky Karyo)
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Noah Trafficante
Ralph Gonzalez ...
Kuni
Vic Manni ...
Ferguson
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Mike Kirton ...
Andy
Will Knickerbocker ...
Officer Bill O'Fee
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Tiffany Samuels ...
Cory Hodges ...
James Burnett
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Storyline

Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate matters, in order to get the assistance of the sole witness to a murder, they have to pretend to be each other. Written by James Hastie <jdh1000@cus.cam.ac.uk>

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drugs | murder | heroin | police | witness | See more »

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Whatcha gonna do?


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for intense violent action and pervasive strong language | See all certifications »

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7 April 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bulletproof Hearts  »

Box Office

Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£843,940 (UK) (16 June 1995)

Gross:

£4,734,434 (UK) (11 August 1995)
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1.85 : 1
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The role of Mike Lowry was destined for Arsenio Hall, until Michael Bay caught an episode of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990) and wanted Will Smith instead. See more »

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As Marcus and Mike are about to break into the air conditioner contractor's house, the camera's reflection can be seen on the hood of the car in the foreground. See more »

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Mike Lowrey: You know you drive almost slow enough to drive Miss Daisy.
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Five O, Five O (Here They Come)
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Produced by Bass Mechanics
Performed by 69 Boyz featuring K-Nock
Courtesy of Rip It Records
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good action/comedy movie
18 July 2003 | by (FSU) – See all my reviews

"Bad Boys" is an buddy cop action film loaded with comedy. Will Smith and Martin Lawrence have good chemistry on screen and deliver good preformances. The plot is simple, and is followed through until the movie's end (which is very action packed). Bay does well directing the picture and Jerry Bruckhiemer heads up another good film. 10/10. Can't wait for the sequel. It looks amazing; hopefully as good as, if not better than, the first.


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