Description: Detective Jack Cates (Nolte) takes convict Reggie Hammond (Murphy) out of jail for forty-eight hours to solve a case.


Production Company Paramount Pictures, Lawrence Gordon Productions
Release Date Dec 8, 1982
Duration 1 h 36 m
Rating R
Tagline When a tough cop has a cool convict as a partner and 48 hrs to catch a killer, a lot of funny things can happen in . . . 48 HRS. [Australia Theatrical]
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