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Chips (2017)

CHIPS (original title)
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A rookie officer is teamed with a hardened pro at the California Highway Patrol, though the newbie soon learns his partner is really an undercover Fed investigating a heist that may involve some crooked cops.

Director:

Dax Shepard

Writers:

Rick Rosner (based on the television series created by), Dax Shepard
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Peña ... Ponch
Dax Shepard ... Jon
Vincent D'Onofrio ... Ray Kurtz
Rosa Salazar ... Ava Perez
Jessica McNamee ... Lindsey Taylor
Adam Brody ... Clay Allen
Isiah Whitlock Jr. ... Peterson
Richard T. Jones ... Parish
Ryan Hansen ... Brian Grieves
Jane Kaczmarek ... Captain Jane Lindel
Phil Tyler ... Cooper
Jess Rowland Jess Rowland ... Rathbun
Carly Hatter ... Agent Angela Roth
Justin Chatwin ... Raymond Reed Kurtz Jr.
Vida Guerra ... Ann
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Storyline

An FBI agent goes undercover in the California Highway Patrol as officer Frank "Ponch" Poncherello. Members of the CHP have been robbing cash delivery vehicles and his job is to uncover the perpetrators. At the CHP he is partnered with a 30-something rookie, Jon Baker. Baker is a former professional motorcycle rider with a list of ailments and personal problems who is lucky to be in the CHP. They are very different people and immediately clash. Written by grantss

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Taglines:

Chip Happens

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for crude sexual content, graphic nudity, pervasive language, some violence and drug use. | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Richard T. Jones who plays a CHP officer is in roll call room during the beginning of the movie when the Sergeant introduces John Baker (Dax) as the oldest Rookie in CHP history by 9 years. Richard T. Baker plays the sergeant on the TV show Rookie based on this premises. See more »

Goofs

Early in the movie, cars in Miami have front plates. Florida only issues rear license plates. See more »

Quotes

Ray Kurtz: You knew that I killed three of my co-workers, but you thought it was OK to kill my son?
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits start with "The california highway patrol does not endorse this film. At all." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: CHIPS/Power Rangers (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Paranoid
Written by Geezer Butler (as Terence Butler), Tony Iommi (as Anthony Iommi), Ozzy Osbourne (as John Osbourne) and Bill Ward (as William Ward)
Performed by Black Sabbath
Courtesy of Downlane Limited
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Better then expected
2 March 2019 | by slimatl112See all my reviews

It's a really really good Comedy movie with very good stunts. The stunts was amazing with the bikes. The hole stunts a very good. The Comedy really good and the actors too. I Hope they will make a 2nd movie of Chips with the same actors. I like Michael Peña. And Respect for dex Shepard. Done good Job.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

24 March 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

CHIPS See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,722,802, 26 March 2017

Gross USA:

$18,600,152

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$26,800,152
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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