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Blue Streak (1999)

A former convict poses as a cop to retrieve a diamond he stole years ago.

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Storyline

Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to regain his diamond, he poses as an L.A.P.D. detective... Written by Christopher Tilton <ctilton@hotmail.com>

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To cop the loot - he became one! See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for action violence, continuous language and some crude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 September 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De ladrón a policía  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,208,806, 19 September 1999, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$68,518,533, 13 February 2000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$117,758,500, 13 February 2000
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

There were plans to do a sequel which never materialized. See more »

Goofs

Miles tells the cops he is a "federale" that is a common translation error from english to "spanglish". Correct translation is "federal" for singular and "federales" for plural. See more »

Quotes

Miles Logan: [talking to Deacon] I know you don't want to go to jail in Mexico because nobody wants to go to jail in Mexico. They put all kinds of burritos in your ass.
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Connections

References Dirty Harry (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

While You Were Gone
Written by Guy Roche and Shelly Peiken
Produced by Guy Roche
Performed by Kelly Price
Kelly Price appears courtesy of T-Neck Records and The Island Def Jam
Music Group
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SO FUNNY
1 November 2000 | by See all my reviews

HILARIOUS! HILARIOUS! HILARIOUS! That is all I can say about Blue Streak. Martin Lawrence and David Schapell did an excellent job acting together! Martin did an excellent job playing his part. When he lied(throughout the entire movie) it looked as if it was coming right off of the top of his head in a real life type situation. If you want a good laugh or two for an hour and a half, you HAVE to see this movie.


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