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22 Jump Street (2014)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Crime  |  13 June 2014 (USA)
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After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college.

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After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the bohemian art major scene, they begin to question their partnership. Now they don't have to just crack the case - they have to figure out if they can have a mature relationship. If these two overgrown adolescents can grow from freshmen into real men, college might be the best thing that ever happened to them. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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They're not 21 anymore See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for language throughout, sexual content, drug material, brief nudity and some violence | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

21 Jump Street 2  »

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$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$57,071,445 (USA) (13 June 2014)

Gross:

$191,616,238 (USA) (7 November 2014)
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Trivia

Wiz Khalifa's "Work Hard Play Hard" plays before the name of the drug is announced: Work Hard Yes Play Hard Yes (WHYPHY) See more »

Goofs

When Schmidt is reciting slam poetry, he drops the tambourine. In the next shot it is back on the stool. See more »

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[from trailer]
Schmidt: Yo Sleepy, wus up homie!, everyone saying that Sleepy he like the Mexican wolverine
Scarface: Why you not talking?
Jenko: My name is Jeff
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Crazy Credits

End credits begin with several clips of future 'Jump Street' movies, video game, and cartoon. Seth Rogan is seen in one of the future sequels, in place of Jonah Hill. See more »

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Spoofs Annie Hall (1977) See more »

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22 Jump Street (Theme From The Motion Picture)
Written by Liam Sternberg
Produced by Jacob Plant
Performed by Angel Haze featuring Ludacris
Angel Haze appears courtesy of
Universal Island Records and Republic Records
Ludacris appears courtesy of
Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam Recordings
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A worthy sequel
12 June 2014 | by See all my reviews

Hilarious, often outrageous, but above all thoroughly entertaining, 22 Jump Street manages to recapture all the humor and audacity its successful predecessor had to offer, while also offering some new thrills and unpredictability along the way. The film strikes a unique and clever balance between exploring new comedic ideas and continuing the themes from the first installment, as it maintains its core story but also offers enough twists to create new excitement. Although the storyline is very much similar to the first film, it does seem fresh and original at the same time, which creates a sequel that can be differentiated from others, as the plot is not merely redesigned in an awkward and uninteresting way. But perhaps the film's dominant feature continues to be the strong chemistry between the two leading men, who again combine their talents to create the ultimate comedy team. Overall this comedy sequel stands out due to its ability to embrace the success of the its predecessor, as 22 Jump Street uses the power of repetition to recreate the unique comedic atmosphere, which allows the film to establish a very distinct comedy series.


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