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Mixed or average reviews - based on 23 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 71 Ratings

Summary: Cultures clash and tempers flares as the two cops named Detective Inspector Lee a Hong Kong Detective and Detective James Carter FBI, a big-mouthed work-alone Los Angeles cop who are from different worlds discovers one thing in common: they can't stand each other. With time running out, they must join forces to catch the criminals and save the eleven-year-old Chinese girl of the Chinese consul named Soo Yung.
Runtime: 98 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for sequences of action/violence and shootings, and for language.
Production: New Line Cinema
Genres: Action, Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Languages: English, Cantonese
Home Release Date: Jun 5, 2001
Director Credit
Brett Ratner Director
Writer Credit
Jim Kouf Screenplay
Ross LaManna Story
Principal Cast Credit
Chris Tucker Carter
Jackie Chan Lee
Cast Credit
Chris Penn Clive
George Cheung Soo Yung's Driver
Julia Hsu Soo Yung
Kai Lennox Cop At Diner
Ken Leung Sang
Larry Sullivan Cop At Diner
Lucy Lin Exposition Official
Michael Chow Dinner Guest
Robert Littman First Caucasian
Roger Fan Soo Yung's Bodyguard
Tom Wilkinson Griffin
Tzi Ma Consul Han
Yang Lin Consul Secretary
Producer Credit
Art Schaeffer Co-Producer
Arthur M. Sarkissian Producer
James M. Freitag Associate Producer
Jay Stern Executive Producer
Jonathan Glickman Producer
Leon Dudevoir Co-Executive Producer
Roger Birnbaum Producer
Wayne Morris Associate Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: