A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong Inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed L.A.P.D. detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.
Narcotics cops Mike Lowrey (Will Smith) and Marcus Burnett (Martin Lawrence) head up a task force investigating the flow of ecstasy into Miami. Their search leads to a dangerous kingpin Johnny Tapia (Jordi Mollà), whose plan to control the city's drug traffic has touched off an underground war. Meanwhile, things get sexy between Mike and Syd (Gabrielle Union), Marcus's sister.Written by
Martin Lawerance wears a Michael Vick jersey in this film, 4 years later Vick was arrested for his involvement in a dog fighting ring. See more »
In the causeway car chase, a camera is attached to the semi-truck just above the boat as the semi smashes into the truck with the boat on it. See more »
[about Mike, after the shooting at the KKK rally]
Motherfucker shot me in the ass, man.
Who shot you in the ass?
Who? That "who" would be you.
Me? I shot you? I mean, I was shooting. I did at lot of shooting. But I'm not saying I shot you in the ass... but I'm not saying I didn't shoot you...
But damn! Somebody shot you in the ass!
Tell me about it.
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During the end credits, Marcus and Mike continue to bicker while laying in the new pool Mike bought for Marcus. See more »
TBS and TNT versions are edited for TV where they edited out the violence and much of the profanity are removed or dubbed. Including Mike Lowery's "Y'all bunch of filthy motherlovers". See more »
Written by Stevie J (as Steve Jordan), Snoop Dogg (as Cordozar Broadus) and Loon (as Chauncey Hawkins)
Produced by Sean 'Diddy' Combs and Stevie J
Performed by Snoop Dogg with Loon
Additional vocals by LaToiya Williams
Snoop Dogg appears courtesy of Geffen Records
Loon appears courtesy of Bad Boy Records
LaToiya Williams appears courtesy of Doggy Style Records See more »
More than your typical buddy cop flick. Way more!!
Lights, Camera, ACTION! plenty of it, I wrote my review for Bad Boys over a year ago, I couldnt wait for this movie. I am a big Bruckheimer fan because I like action. Critics who keep bashing the movie forget that Micheal Bay is known for shooting action. So if you don't like to see some amazing action sequences, and you have a weak stomach, then stay away from movies like these. I thought this movie had more action in it than all of the Lethal Weapon movies. This is "the" buddy cop movie. Their should be a part 3 now that this movie clocked in over 40 million in its first weekend.
I already said enough about the action in this film, but Martin and Will are hilarious in this one, even though the plot has nothing to do with several of their skits. It feels like they were 2 different movies here. But nevertheless, the chemistry was good between them, and they had me falling off my seat.
So do not miss this movie because a critic says so. This movie will make way more than it cost to make ($200,000,000) but it will Cha-Ching, much more just like Pearl Harbor was bashed, along with Armageddon which are Hollywood Classics. I admit Bay is not my favorite director to see work with Bruckheimer, his closeup hand-held camera shaking movements always bothered me. Instead I like the Scott bros. Ridley and Tony who should direct Bruckheimer movies from now on.
*** 3 stars out of 4. Go see this film, just get the advil ready afterwards
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