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Ride Along (2014)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  17 January 2014 (USA)
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Security guard Ben must prove himself to his girlfriend's brother, top cop James. He rides along James on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta.

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Morris the Kid (as Benjamin 'Lil P-Nut' Flores)
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Storyline

Ben must prove he is good enough to date cop James' sister. By doing this he goes on a "Ride Along" to show that he is not weak and he will do whatever it takes to get James' approval but along the way runs into a few obstacles that he has to overcome in a very funny way. Written by kcquail

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Propose to this cop's sister? Rookie mistake.

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, sexual content and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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17 January 2014 (USA)  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$48,626,380 (USA) (17 January 2014)

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$134,141,530 (USA) (11 April 2014)
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Quotes

Ben Barber: What, you think I'm gonna become a cop so I can get myself killed? Leave her by herself?
James Payton: This conversation is over. Get in the car.
Ben Barber: This is your problem, man. That's why you don't have no damn partner. Because you're walking here by yourself and don't trust nobody. Eventually, you're gonna have to trust somebody, James.
James Payton: I'd never trust you, man. I'd never trust you with my life. And my family's life? Can you comprehend that?
Ben Barber: You don't even know why you don't like me. Tell me why? You don't why....
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You've already seen the funny parts
22 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love Kevin Hart don't get me wrong. His stand up is hilarious and I also love Ice Cube's movies AND the two of them have great chemistry on screen and all but....it wasn't that funny. This movie had its' funny parts but the problem is most of them you already saw on the preview. This won't go on my list of funniest movies I've ever seen but it had decent action and decent humor. It had a little twist toward the end but thinking of the premise movies like Meet the Parents were funnier or Twenty one jump street or The Heat but what can I say it was filmed well and the two of them together provided enough entertainment so the film is worth a watch.


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