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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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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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The bad boy is back... in the hip, high voltage action comedy! 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)  »

Also Known As:

De ladrón a policía  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$68,518,533 (USA) (13 February 2000)
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Trivia

Olek Krupa (playing Jean LaFleur) would go on to star with Luke Wilson's elder brother, Owen, in "Behind Enemy Lines" in 2001. See more »

Goofs

The camera can be seen reflected in the glass door as the guard is shining his flashlight through it at the beginning. See more »

Quotes

Miles Logan: All right check this out: This is a Brigga 3300, toughest safe in the world. What's the first thing you do?
Eddie: Drill the lock.
Miles Logan: No! You got to check to see if it's open.
Miles Logan: [excited] It's open!
Eddie: [surprised] Really?
Miles Logan: Nah I'm messin' wit- I'm messing with you! They would never do that! Now Eddie, you know they would never do that!
[laughs]
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Connections

Featured in Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Girl's Best Friend
Written by Jay Z (as Shawn Carter) and Swizz Beatz (as Kasseem Dean)
Produced by Swizz Beatz
Performed by Jay Z
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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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