Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Duration: 98 min.
When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the sidelines, Lee and Carter form an unlikely partnership and investigate the case themselves.
humorous, buddy comedy, exciting, entertaining, funny, not serious, realistic, comic, light, intense ...
boys' night, teens
police investigation, martial arts, kidnapping, odd couple, partners against crime, reluctant partners, chase, police, verbal byplay, crime, adventure, two man army, kung fu, violence, fight scenes, fish out of water, car chase, unlikely friendships, ransom, justice, revenge, culture clash, mentor, vengeance, lone hero ...
20th century, 90s, 1990s
los angeles, hong kong, usa, china, california