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21 Jump Street (2012)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  16 March 2012 (USA)
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A pair of underachieving cops are sent back to a local high school to blend in and bring down a synthetic drug ring.

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In high school, Schmidt (Jonah Hill) was a dork and Jenko (Channing Tatum) was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are assigned to an undercover unit to infiltrate a drug ring that is supplying high school students synthetic drugs. Written by Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)

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The only thing getting blown tonight is their cover. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material, teen drinking and some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

16 March 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Comando especial  »

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Budget:

$42,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$36,302,612 (USA) (16 March 2012)

Gross:

$138,447,667 (USA) (29 June 2012)
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Jonah Hill lost over 40 pounds for his role since he and Channing Tatum are required to do a number of physically demanding stunts. See more »

Goofs

When Schmidt and Jenko first open the door for their party, Zack, Roman, and Delroy are on the other side. Zack and Roman walk in, and the door closes. Delroy never walks through the door. See more »

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[first lines]
Schmidt: Hey, Melodie.
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References Cat Ballou (1965) See more »

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Performed by Zee Avi
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Non Stop Laughs From Start To Finish,
18 March 2013 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

21 Jump Street is a brilliant movie with a well thought out story line,a fantastic cast and hilarious characters.It is extremely funny and if your humor is like mine,you'll be laughing from start to finish.Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are brilliant in this,I also liked Ice Cube,and I appreciated Johnny Depp's brief cameo as his character from the 21 Jump Street from the 90's.I definitely want to see a sequel to this movie as soon as possible.

Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum),two new cops,are sent on an investigation to a high school to find and catch a drug ring occurring in the school.


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