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The Heat (2013)

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An uptight FBI Special Agent is paired with a foul-mouthed Boston cop to take down a ruthless drug lord.

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Hale (as Demian Bichir)
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Levy
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Mrs. Mullins
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Rojas
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Adam
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Captain Woods (as Tom Wilson)
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SWAT Team Leader
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NY Agent
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Tough Guy #1
Cary 'Big Shug' Guy ...
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Storyline

Sarah Ashburn, an FBI agent, is extremely ambitious and has her eye on a promotion, but she doesn't get along with her co-workers. She is sent to Boston to uncover the identity of an elusive drug lord, Mr. Larkin, by tracking down his proxy, Rojas, and is told that she'll have a good shot at the promotion if she finds Larkin. When she arrives in Boston, she learns that Larkin has been eliminating his competition and taking over their operations. She learns that Rojas is in Boston PD custody and goes to see him to ask him what he knows about Larkin, but is warned that the cop who arrested Rojas, Shannon Mullins, is very territorial, and she is not exactly sociable. When the two meet they don't get along. When Mullins learns why Ashburn is in Boston, she decides to find Larkin herself. Ashburn is told by her boss to work with Mullins, but it won't be easy because Ashburn does things by the book while Mullins does things her way. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Good Cop. Mad Cop. See more »

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Rated R for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

28 June 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chicas armadas y peligrosas  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$43,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$39,115,043 (USA) (28 June 2013)

Gross:

$159,578,352 (USA) (6 December 2013)
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Trivia

According to writer in a Huffington Post article, Katie Dippold, Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy were looking to make a movie together before they found the script for The Heat (2013). See more »

Goofs

When Mullins throws a watermelon a Rojas it rolls away from him but in the next shot where she goes to cuff him it is clearly visible next to his head. See more »

Quotes

Mullins: Get on the ground! You are under arrest. Put your hands up where I can see them and tell me where the fuck Larkin is!
Dealer: [Cocks gun and points it at Mullins] Hey, I think It'd be much more better if you put your hands up.
Ashburn: [Cocks gun and points it at dealer] Much more better? Drop the gun and take a grammar course, you idiot.
Dealer: Who the fuck are you?
Ashburn: Me and her? We're the fucking heat!
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Crazy Credits

According to the end credits, Gina's Boobs are played by Jessica Chaffin's Boobs. See more »

Connections

Referenced in TruInside: Groundlings (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Tick Tick Boom
Written by Nicholaus Arson
Performed by The Hives
Courtesy of Polydor Records Ltd. / Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Rude, Crude and Hilarious
10 August 2013 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

What are all you moaners bitching about? Seriously what did you expect? Yes it's foul mouthed! It made that perfectly clear on the trailer! I am not dumb, nor am I a junior high student as stated from another negative review. But I got exactly what I wanted! Rude, crude and hilarious laughs a plenty! Yes it's cheap, yes it's not particularly intelligent but it is very funny! And the screening I went to was sold out and the entire auditorium were laughing their asses off just like me! And that's why it's been a hit at the box office! So all you haters go crawl back under your rocks and get a sense of humour and stop rating this movie a 1 when it does exactly what it set out to do! Make you laugh!


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