Two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party and become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted "heroes" get tangled in a real life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line.
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It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted "heroes" get tangled in a real life web of mobsters and dirty detectives, they must put their fake badges on the line.Written by
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On Ryan's uniform, his badge name was Davis, before it was changed to his surname O'Malley. See more »
When the two real police officers enter the sporting goods store, they both rack the slide back on their handgun. No shell is ejected. This means that there was not a round in the chamber, and as such, if the officer merely drew his gun and pulled the trigger, no round would have been fired prior to racking (sliding back) the slide to chamber a round. No officer would ever carry a weapon like this - it's essentially carrying an unloaded weapon. See more »
I feel like Danny Glover before he got too old for this shit.
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Another montage of Ryan and Justin posing as cops is shown during the end credits. See more »
Good comedies are hard to do. Let's face it, we're bored with 'hangover II etc' and a comedy isn't funny if it just repeats previous comedies or if it is just banal humour.
Well, this film is neither intellectual nor cheesy. It has a really nice core story about these two great guys who have had very little success in life, but then they realise how powerful they are just by wearing police uniforms. The story seems simple, but the two main actors play it just right and it doesn't go over the top, but produces a really humorous film that kept be riveted. One of the best comedies I have seen, simply because it gets the balance right and is light, exciting, fun, has a little depth, and made me laugh despite my grumpy mood. Thoroughly recommended to everyone! No 'shocking'/rude comedy, simply excellent fun.
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