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Beverly Hills Cop Movie

Movie Summary for Beverly Hills Cop

Summary

A great 80’s movie! Axel Foley is a police officer that does not follow the rules. When a childhood friend is murdered outside his apartment, he decides to go after the murderers.

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Plot

Beverly Hills Cop begins with an introduction to Axel Foley, a detective from the Detroit Police Department. After a long day of work, Axel arrives to his home, only to find that one of his best friends has just arrived to town.

Unfortunately, Foley’s friend was escaping from his previous employers, who finally find him and kill him. Although he is prohibited to act, Foley decides to search for the criminals, making the entire trip down to Beverly Hills. There, the Beverly Hills Cop will have to use his experience and wits to find the murderers and bring them to justice.

Cast

Det. Axel Foley-Eddie Murphy
Det. William 'Billy' Rosewood-Judge Reinhold
Det. Sgt. John Taggart-John Ashton
Jeannette 'Jenny' Summers-Lisa Eilbacher
Lt. Andrew Bogomil-Ronny Cox
Victor Maitland-Steven Berkoff

Trivia

Originally, the main role of Beverly Hills Cop was supposed to be played to Sylvester Stallone.

Other actors that were considered for the main role of Beverly Hills Cop were Al Pacino and Mickey Rourke.

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Beverly Hills Cop was released to theatres on 12/05/1984 by Paramount Pictures, and grossed $234,760,478 at the box office in the US on a budget of $15,000,000 .

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