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Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)

Axel Foley returns to Beverly Hills to help Taggart and Rosewood investigate Chief Bogomil's near-fatal shooting and the series of "alphabet crimes" associated with it.

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A series of strange robberies brings Axel Foley back to Beverly Hills to help his two fellow cops solve the case. All the familiar faces of the first film are back... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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20 May 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Un detective suelto en Hollywood II  »

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Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$153,665,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$146,300,000
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2.39 : 1
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At 1 hour 42 minutes, the shortest running-time of all the Beverly Hills Cop movies made so far. See more »

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While Foley is floating in the swimming pool talking to his detective buddies, film crew and lighting can be seen in the reflection of his sunglasses in the close-up shots. See more »

Quotes

Vinnie: Hey, Ace. I would very much like you to meet Judy. She can suck a golf ball through twenty feet of garden hose. Ain't that right?
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Connections

Referenced in Siskel & Ebert: Oscar Nomination Surprises for 1987 (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

36 Lovers
By John Eaton, Melvin Riley, Jr. & Gary Spaniola
Performed by Ready for the World
Produced by Ready for the World
Courtesy of MCA Records
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Good action packed sequel
15 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

Beverly Hills Cop II is a great follow up to the classic first film. While the film tones down some of the comedy , the action is upped to the max courtsey of director Tony Scott. Murphy contuines to have good chemistry with Reinhold and Ashton and Brigette Nelson is great the a villanness.


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