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Blue Streak (1999)

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

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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 lot - he became one! See more »


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

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17 September 1999 (USA)  »

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De ladrón a policía  »

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$65,000,000 (estimated)

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$19,208,806 (USA) (17 September 1999)

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$68,208,190 (USA) (4 February 2000)
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In the scene where Martin Lawrence is on the P.A. yelling at the car in front of him, it is the same car from The Big Lewbowski that The Dude drove. See more »

Goofs

In the alley, Carlson shoots twice at Tully. The first shot there is no flash from the barrel, the second shot there is a flash. See more »

Quotes

Melissa Green: [being interrogated] What can you tell me about Miles?
Tulley: All I can tell you is that he's gay! GAY! GAY! GAY!
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Referenced in Family Guy: The New Adventures of Old Tom (2016) See more »

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All Eyes On Me (Revisiting Cold Blooded)
Written by Rick James, Marinna Teal and Steve Huff
Produced by Steve Huff
Performed by Strings featuring Keith Sweat
Contains a sample of "Cold Blooded"
Performed by Rick James
Courtesy of Motown Records, L.P.
Under license from Universal Music Special Markets
Strings appears courtesy of Epic/Sweat Records
Keith Sweat appears courtesy of Elektra Entertainment Group
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Watch if you enjoy comedy
14 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

"Blue Streak" is an enjoyable film that stars one of the funniest comedians in the business, Martin Lawrence. Lawrence is teamed with Luke Wilson as they take on the bad guys using humor.

From the very beginning, I knew that "Blue Streak" would be funny and interesting. The only requirement was to sit back and relax so the movie can carry me through. The story was quite unique having a thief pretend to be a police detective determined to collect a jewel left behind from a previous heist.

To make the plot better and more interesting the writers make Lawrence's character in charge of the burglary division. Wilson didn't really add to the story and seemed to fill a role of sidekick. It was a pleasure to see William Forsythe in a role that did not have playing a villain. Overall, "Blue Streak" worked for me.


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