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Let's Be Cops (2014)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  13 August 2014 (USA)
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Two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party and become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted "heroes" get tangled in a real life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line.

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It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted "heroes" get tangled in a real life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line. Written by 20th Century Fox

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Fake Cops. Real Trouble.

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including sexual references, some graphic nudity, violence and drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

13 August 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Untitled Luke Greenfield Project  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,813,722 (USA) (15 August 2014)

Gross:

$82,389,560 (USA) (5 December 2014)
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Trivia

At the end of the movie there's reference to one of the writers (Nicholas Thomas) as the officer standing next to Ryan (Jake Johnson). See more »

Goofs

Many of the police officers through the movie hold their weapons with finger on the trigger- a mistake no real law enforcement officer would ever make. See more »

Quotes

Ryan: That's what you GET!
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Crazy Credits

Another montage of Ryan and Justin posing as cops is shown during the end credits. See more »


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Biggie Bounce [TWRK Remix]
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Written by Diplo (as Thomas Wesley Pentz), Harold Duncan, Lakeem Mattox, Angger Dimas (as Angger Dimas Riyanto), Nickesse Toney and Donquez Woods
Performed by Diplo
Courtesy of Mad Decent
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Taste determines your rating of this movie
28 September 2014 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

When I saw the trailer I was reluctant about seeing this movie. I was afraid it was a standard popular American comedy in which absurdity-comedy was the focus, like most stand-up comedians and Southpark. The movie does include these kind of jokes, but because of the sequence of jokes and the "story" (as in standard rom-com "story") I found the movie to be very funny. But then again it is difficult to make a movie which everybody thinks is funny, for example I think the Achorman 1 was the most hilarious movie ever but the sequel I thought was terrible. So I think you will either love or hate this movie depending on your sense of humor.


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