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Bon Cop Bad Cop (2006)

Bon Cop, Bad Cop (original title)
Two Canadian detectives, one from Ontario and the other from Quebec, must work together when a murdered victim is found on the Ontario Quebec border line.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michel Beaudry ...
Journaliste
Patrice Bélanger ...
Pierre Boudreau ...
Falardeau le castor
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Iris Ward
Manon Brunelle ...
Rita la barmaid
Nicolas Canuel ...
Animateur de radio Montréal
Hugolin Chevrette-Landesque ...
Stef
Fayolle Jean ...
Chauffeur de taxi
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Ron Fournier ...
Ron Fournier
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Animateur de radio Toronto
Amélie Grenier ...
Secrétaire Libellule EPP
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Jeff le coroner
Pierre Houde ...
Commentateur hockey
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Harry Buttman (as Richard Howland)
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Storyline

When the body of the executive of hockey Benoit Brisset is found on the billboard of the border of Quebec and Ontario, the jurisdiction of the crime is shared between the two police forces and detectives David Bouchard from Montreal and Martin Ward from Toronto are assigned to work together. With totally different styles, attitudes and languages, the reckless David and the ethical Martin join force to disclose the identity of the Tattoo Killer, a deranged serial-killer that is killing managers of hockey. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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killer | police | hockey | tattoo | border | See All (68) »

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Shoot First Translate Later


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language, violence, some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 August 2006 (Canada)  »

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Bon Cop Bad Cop  »

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CAD 8,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The Harry Buttman character is a parody of real-life NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. See more »

Goofs

The "Welcome to..." sign at a border is never right on the borderline. Each state/province/country has its own sign, a few meters/yards inside its own territory. A dead human body, half in each jurisdiction, would be on the ground, not draped over a sign. See more »

Quotes

[a dead body has been impaled by a Québec-Ontario border sign. There is a dispute concerning jurisdiction]
Martin Ward: His heart is in Québec.
David Bouchard: But his ass belongs to you.
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The end credits are backwards, scrolling down instead of up. See more »

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References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

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6 August 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Bon Cop Bad Cop had me in tears. The laughs are continuous, the suspense is consistent, the imagery is beautiful, the action is impressive... the chemistry is incredible. It's almost like Boondock Saints. fast paced and modern, while staying true to Canada and the abrasive feelings between Québec and Ontario, while centering around, what else, Hockey! Being bilingual, I can say I may have laughed twice as hard as anyone else in the theater; However, this half-English half-french movie is sure to please anyone regardless of maternal language thanks to perfect subtitles which only add to the amazingness of the film.

Highly recommended.


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