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Let's Be Cops (2014)

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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

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Taglines:

Fake Cops. Real Trouble.

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Comedy | Crime

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

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13 August 2014 (USA)  »

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Untitled Luke Greenfield Project  »

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Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$82,390,774 (USA)
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Trivia

"Let's Be Cops" had the misfortune to be released just days after the shooting of Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri, an event that sparked national protests against law enforcement abuses. See more »

Goofs

The cop cars in the film, even the "real" ones, don't have a cage between the front and back seat, which real police vehicles have in order to prevent "perps" from attacking the driver and causing an accident to escape. See more »

Quotes

Ryan: We're the law, bitch!
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

References Reservoir Dogs (1992) See more »

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Stuck In The Middle With You
Written by Joe Egan and Gerry Rafferty
Performed by Lazlo Bane
Courtesy of Lookout Sound
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One of the best comedies in last two years
2 December 2014 | by (Bosnia and Herzegovina) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best comedies I've seen lately. Comparing Dumb and Dumber To with this is ridiculous. This movie is so much better. I usually don't laugh a lot when I watch movies but I really laughed in this movie. And it also has an interesting plot which is really engaging. And two main characters are so funny each in their own way. I've tried to watch a lot of new movies lately but usually I stop watching them after half an hour as soon as I see how stupid it is. But I would like to see more movies like this and I'm really disappointed that the grade on IMDb is only 6,6. From now on I'll never check grades on this site to see if I'm going to watch a movie.


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