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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

Cast overview, first billed only:
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 All (158) »

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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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Trivia

Ex basketball player John Salley, who makes a cameo in this film, was a member of the Detroit Pistons during the late 1980s whose nickname was "Bad Boys". See more »

Goofs

When the Mike throws the ether out of the car and makes it explode, a cable can be seen attached to the roof. See more »

Quotes

Marcus Burnett: [to Sanchez and Ruiz] Where were y'all last night?
Mike Lowrey: Yeah, why don't you just tell your cousins to bring the shit back?
Detective Sanchez: Yeah we tried to, but you know what? We came up with a problem... your mama snorted it up!
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References Charlie's Angels (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

So Many Ways (Bad Boys Version)
Written, Produced and Performed by Warren G. (as Warren G)
Courtesy of Def Jam/RAL/Violator
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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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