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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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He's a cop that's not. 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


$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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


$68,208,190 (USA) (4 February 2000)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The police station is actually a facade that was bolted onto the Los Angeles Central Public Library. The facade itself took the production department five weeks to build and another one and a half weeks to attach to the Library. See more »


When Miles first enters the department as a detective, Detective Larson is shown loosening the handcuffs on a suspect. The shot shows that only one handcuff is released, but yet when the suspect runs, there are no handcuffs on him at all, when there should be both hanging from one wrist. See more »


Le Fleur: Want to prove you are not a cop? Shoot him.
Miles Logan: No problem.
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References The Big Lebowski (1998) See more »


Gimme My Money
Written by Jason Brooks, Danny Alexander, Gary Smith and Bert Young
Produced by Gary "Gizzo" Smith
Performed by Rehab
Rehab appears courtesy of Epic/Destiny Music Inc.
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very good
23 April 2003 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

I dont know why this movie is hated by so many people. It's funny, action packed and Martin Lawrence and the rest of the cast give good performances. Sure it's pretty unbelievable but so are most movies out there. Also, the film has a solid car chase scene at the end which is a solid way to end a fine film. The opening heist scene is also pretty good as well, a good way to start the film. Also the shootout at the grocery store is very funny, as well as several other scene's. Highly Recommended, for anyone who likes action-comedies. 4/5

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