Running Scared

Two of Chicago's Finest?

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Podcast Release Date:
Feb 09, 2024

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Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines are a pair of Chicago detectives Running Scared from drug kingpin Jimmy Smitts in a 1986 caper that helped define buddy cop flicks of the era. Can the wisecracking partners dodge bullets for their last 30 days on the job and finally enjoy the “Sweet Freedom” of retirement promised by Michael McDonald’s hit single? And will anything in the Florida Keys be as fun for the Boys in Blue as ridiculing punk Joe Pantoliano’s red hairdo?  It’s mandatory you take this Gold Level vacation with Stuart, Arnie, and Jakob today!

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Movie Details

Series
Individual Movie Reviews
Director
Peter Hyams
Runtime
1 h 47 min
Release Date
27 June 1986
Genres
Action, Comedy, Crime
Overview
Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past.

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