MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 653 this week

Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy  |  20 April 2001 (USA)
4.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.8/10 from 18,610 users   Metascore: 37/100
Reviews: 117 user | 70 critic | 23 from Metacritic.com

Mick Dundee travels to the city of smog and stars with his young son in tow.

Director:

Writers:

(characters), (as Matthew Berry) , 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 titles
created 16 Mar 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 16 Sep 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 26 Dec 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 10 Dec 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)

Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001) on IMDb 4.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles.

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A small-time crook becomes convinced he has become an angel after a traumatic incident and resolves to perform the work of one.

Director: John Cornell
Stars: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, Elias Koteas
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A father and son who travel from Victoria to Cape York to fulfill their lifelong ambition to fish off Australia's northern tip.

Director: Dean Murphy
Stars: Paul Hogan, Alan Powell, Morgan Griffin
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Two 'very straight' old timers have to learn how to pass as a loving gay couple after falsely claiming same-sex status to take advantage of newly legislated tax laws.

Director: Dean Murphy
Stars: Michael Caton, Alan Cassell, Andy Pappas
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.

Director: John Cornell
Stars: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An American reporter goes to the Australian outback to meet an eccentric crocodile poacher and invites him to New York City.

Director: Peter Faiman
Stars: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation of a corrupt cop. When she starts investigating a spree of murders in a bad neighborhood, she discovers a web of corruption which just might shed some new light on her father's past.

Director: Chris McIntyre
Stars: Linda Kozlowski, Paul Sorvino, Hector Elizondo
Anzacs (TV Mini-Series 1985)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Following the lives of a dozen Australian soldiers who served in the Australia and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during World War I which follows them from the 1915 battle of Galipoli, to ... See full summary »

Stars: Andrew Clarke, Paul Hogan, Jon Blake
Favorite Son (TV Mini-Series 1988)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A Vice-Presidential candidate's been shot. Now an investigation ensues, and the investigator discovers that there's a conspiracy going on. And not only that, people in the President's staff... See full summary »

Stars: Harry Hamlin, Linda Kozlowski, Robert Loggia
Shaughnessy (TV Movie 1996)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Irish immigrant Tommy Shaughnessy leaves 19th-century New York City for Kansas and becomes a small-town sheriff.

Director: Michael Ray Rhodes
Stars: Matthew Settle, Linda Kozlowski, Tom Bower
The Paul Hogan Show (1973–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Paul Hogan, John Cornell, Delvene Delaney
Floating Away (TV Movie 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

After losing custody of her infant child to her domineering husband, a distressed woman's cross country search for family becomes a journey of self discovery and redemption.

Director: John Badham
Stars: Paul Hogan, Judge Reinhold, Rosanna Arquette
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Efren Jarlego
Stars: Vic Sotto, Ritchie D'Horsie, Maita Soriano
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Alec Wilson ...
Gerry Skilton ...
Steve Rackman ...
Serge Cockburn ...
...
...
...
David Clendenning ...
Duke Bannister ...
Betty Bobbitt ...
Karen Crone ...
Edit

Storyline

From the opening shot of a Jurassic Park-esque reptilian eye, you know you're in for a wild ride. As Mick "Crocodile" Dundee sits in a canoe sharpening his famous knife, a monstrous croc hides somewhere in the deep. Suddenly, it attacks, tearing Mick's boat to pieces and leaving him and mate Jacko up a tree. Life for Mick can only get easier, right? When Mick arrives at home, he discovers longtime companion Sue's newspaper-mogul father has called, and needs her help on an article at the paper's Los Angeles branch. Mick, who recognizes his importance in the modernizing bush is now no more than as a tourist attraction, agrees to join her, and together Mick, Sue, and son Mikey head for the wild country of L.A. Here the adventure truly begins, as Mick and Jacko brave a cowboy bar where the horsemen are of a different color, and a Hollywood film party where everyone seems interested in Mick's mate Malcolm "Mal" Gibson's colorful exploits. Soon, Sue's article leads to a sleazy film producer... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

He heard there was wildlife in L.A. He didn't know how wild.

Genres:

Adventure | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some language and brief violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

20 April 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Crocodile Dundee 3  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$21,150,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,714,362 (USA) (20 April 2001)

Gross:

£1,408,796 (UK) (14 September 2001)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Paul Hogan had stated in an interview that there wasn't going to be a 3rd "Crocodile Dundee" film and had felt that the story of Mick Dundee had been finished and that he isn't James Bond and he doesn't go all over the world solving crimes. See more »

Goofs

When Mick and Jacko are ordering food from Wendy's, the order of 'Biggie Fries' appear on the screen before they actually order them. See more »

Quotes

Miss Mathis: Your son says that you're a hunter, and that you hunt and kill crocodiles.
Mick "Crocodile" Dundee: Aw, geez he should know better than that, Crocodiles are protected. I don't kill them, I catch them alive.
Miss Mathis: [amazed] Oh!
Mick "Crocodile" Dundee: Don't you worry. There'll be no more fibs.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in How I Met Your Mother: Last Words (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Lia's Lasagna
Written and Performed by Todd Haberman
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

An unlikely return
9 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Paul Hogan's knive-tossing, hand-slapping Outback legend skipped the whole of the 90's so his 2001 comeback came as something of a big surprise. Unfortunately, audiences had of course moved on and the critics didn't hesitate in drowning the film. Indeed, you don't have to be an expert to realise that this belated third caper isn't exactly accomplished film-making; there's an uninvolving and considerably underdeveloped plot whilst the comedy itself (consistently spot-on in the original) is pretty much hit-and-miss here.

Still, if its clean, fun, enjoyable entertainment you're looking for, Dundee in LA serves the purpose well and is satisfying for the family or younger ones. The character himself is still interesting and enjoyable to watch as he once again returns to the USA, this time acting detective when he suspects a shady movie company of smuggling. Not by no means a classic but harmless and pleasant entertainment nonetheless.


22 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
September 11th st-39
Where did all the gold go? shentz
why bigwig_thalyi
Alec Wilson... slaterms
GOOD BYE MATE sgray10082
Spiderman The Hitman
Discuss Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page