Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 48%
TMDB Rating 6.5
IMDB Rating 6.5
RottenTomatoes Rating 48%

Financials

Revenue: $299,965,036

Budget: $28,000,000

Profit: + $271,965,036


Movie Details

Tag Line: The Heat's Back On!

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: May 18, 1987

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 43m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Paramount , Eddie Murphy Productions , Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films


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Synopsis

Axel heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, Axel's investigation uncovers a series of robberies masterminded by a heartless weapons kingpin—and the chase is on.


Main Cast

Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy

Det. Axel Foley

Age : 61 | Popularity : 100%

Judge Reinhold

Judge Reinhold

Det. William 'Billy' Rosewood

Age : 65 | Popularity : 16%

John Ashton

John Ashton

Det. Sgt. John Taggart

Age : 74 | Popularity : 5%

Ronny Cox

Ronny Cox

Capt./Chief Andrew Bogomil

Age : 84 | Popularity : 18%

Paul Reiser

Paul Reiser

Det. Jeffrey Friedman

Age : 65 | Popularity : 15%

Gilbert R. Hill

Gilbert R. Hill

Insp. Douglas Todd

Age : 84 | Popularity : 3%

Brigitte Nielsen

Brigitte Nielsen

Karla Fry

Age : 59 | Popularity : 19%

Dean Stockwell

Dean Stockwell

Charles 'Chip' Cain

Age : 86 | Popularity : 8%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Producer
Jerry Bruckheimer
Jerry Bruckheimer
Don Simpson
Don Simpson
Locale Casting Director
Victoria Thomas
Victoria Thomas
Casting
Bonnie Timmermann
Bonnie Timmermann
Executive Producer
Robert D. Wachs
Robert D. Wachs
Richard Tienken
Richard Tienken
Unit Production Manager
Fred C. Caruso
Fred C. Caruso
Art Seidel
Art Seidel
Production Office Coordinator
Yvonne Yaconelli
Yvonne Yaconelli
Location Manager
Jack English
Jack English
Bruce Lawhead
Bruce Lawhead
Assistant Location Manager
Robert Doyle
Robert Doyle
Editing Editor
Chris Lebenzon
Chris Lebenzon
Billy Weber
Billy Weber
Michael Tronick
Michael Tronick
Assistant Editor
Claudia Finkle
Claudia Finkle
Peter Lonsdale
Peter Lonsdale
Carolyn Fitzgerald
Carolyn Fitzgerald
Color Timer
Dick Ritchie
Dick Ritchie
Writing Characters
Danilo Bach
Danilo Bach
Daniel Petrie Jr.
Daniel Petrie Jr.
Story
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy
Robert D. Wachs
Robert D. Wachs
Screenplay
Larry Ferguson
Larry Ferguson
Warren Skaaren
Warren Skaaren
Art Art Direction
James J. Murakami
James J. Murakami
Set Decoration
John H. Anderson
John H. Anderson
Production Illustrator
Sherman Labby
Sherman Labby
Property Master
Tommy Tomlinson
Tommy Tomlinson
Mike Blaze
Mike Blaze
Assistant Art Director
Cate Bangs
Cate Bangs
Production Design
Ken Davis
Ken Davis
Title Designer
Dan Curry
Dan Curry
Assistant Property Master
Larry Johnson
Larry Johnson
Sound Original Music Composer
Harold Faltermeyer
Harold Faltermeyer
Music Editor
Bob Badami
Bob Badami
Sound Mixer
William B. Kaplan
William B. Kaplan
Boom Operator
Earl Sampson
Earl Sampson
Supervising ADR Editor
Juno J. Ellis
Juno J. Ellis
Sound Editor
Martin Nicholson
Martin Nicholson
Kimberly Harris
Kimberly Harris
Julia Evershade
Julia Evershade
Marshall Winn
Marshall Winn
Barbara McBane
Barbara McBane
Frank Howard
Frank Howard
Victor Grodecki
Victor Grodecki
Supervising Sound Editor
Cecelia Hall
Cecelia Hall
George Watters II
George Watters II
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Rick Kline
Rick Kline
Donald O. Mitchell
Donald O. Mitchell
Kevin O’Connell
Kevin O’Connell
Foley Editor
Bruce Fortune
Bruce Fortune
Joseph A. Ippolito
Joseph A. Ippolito
ADR Editor
Dick Darling
Dick Darling
Foley Supervisor
Pamela Bentkowski
Pamela Bentkowski
Assistant Sound Editor
Irene Bowers
Irene Bowers
Daniel F. Finnerty
Daniel F. Finnerty
Judee Gustafson
Judee Gustafson
Directing Director
Tony Scott
Tony Scott
First Assistant Director
Peter Bogart
Peter Bogart
Script Supervisor
Betty A. Griffin
Betty A. Griffin
Additional Second Assistant Director
Michael Amundson
Michael Amundson
Second Assistant Director
Hope R. Goodwin
Hope R. Goodwin
Camera Director of Photography
Jeffrey L. Kimball
Jeffrey L. Kimball
Camera Operator
Mike Benson
Mike Benson
Still Photographer
Bruce W. Talamon
Bruce W. Talamon
First Assistant Camera
Gregory J. Schmidt
Gregory J. Schmidt
Aaron Pazanti
Aaron Pazanti
Dolly Grip
J. Michael Popovich
J. Michael Popovich
Second Assistant Camera
Robert Samuels
Robert Samuels
Marc Staton
Marc Staton
Visual Effects Visual Effects
Steve Grumette
Steve Grumette
Lighting Chief Lighting Technician
Ward Russell
Ward Russell
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Stephen Abrums
Stephen Abrums
Costume Supervisor
Bobbie Read
Bobbie Read
James W. Tyson
James W. Tyson
Hairstylist
Dorothea Long
Dorothea Long
Additional Hairstylist
Eddie M. Barron
Eddie M. Barron
Crew Stunt Coordinator
Alan Oliney
Alan Oliney
Gary McLarty
Gary McLarty
Special Effects Coordinator
Tom Ryba
Tom Ryba
Unit Publicist
Marsha Robertson
Marsha Robertson
Transportation Coordinator
Leroy Reed
Leroy Reed
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