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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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NY Agent
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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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Action | Comedy | Crime

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

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28 June 2013 (USA)  »

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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

Before The Heat (2013), the last comedy about female law enforcement partners was Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005), which also starred Sandra Bullock. The Heat (2013) marked Sandra Bullock's third role as an FBI Agent, with the previous ones being Miss Congeniality (2000) and Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005). See more »

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Then DEA agent says he's albino yes he has blue not pink eyes. See more »

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Rojas: I had a joint and a few little bags of coke. Since when is that shit illegal?
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Crazy Credits

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


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Dance with My Father
Written by Luther Vandross and Richard Marx
Performed by Luther Vandross
Courtesy of J Records
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I like Sandra Bullock but...
18 October 2013 | by (Montreal) – See all my reviews

I like Sandra Bullock but she should be more careful in choosing her roles. This movie has to be the worst she's ever been in. The cop thing does not work at all and the comedy is simply awful...not one laughter from my entire family from beginning to end. How could Sandra go from The Blind Side to this piece of crap.

Melissa McCarthy is so vile in this, she sort of reminded me of Roseanne Barr singing the national anthem on television. Melissa stick to playing nice roles on television(Mike & Molly).

Sandra, well I'm looking forward to seeing your next movie (Gravity) and we will cross our fingers that it's a big improvement from this shitty movie and in time we will all forgive and forget.


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