Directors: Brett Ratner
Cast: Clive Cod: Chris Penn; Chief Inspector Lee: Jackie Chan; Detective James Carter: Chris Tucker; Thomas Griffin/Juntao: Tom Wilkinson; Sang: Ken Leung; Consul Han: Tzi Ma; First Caucasian: Robert Littman; Diner Guest: Michael Chow; Soo Yung: Julia Hsu; Cop at Diner: Kai Lennox; Cop at Diner: Larry Sullivan; Consul Secretary: Yang Lin; Soo Yung’s Bodyguard: Roger Fan; Soo Yung’s Driver: George Cheung; Exposition Official: Lucy Lin
Taglines: The Fastest Hands In The East Meet The Biggest Mouth In The West.
Pals Forever. If they can get past today.
They come from different cultures. But on a case this big, they speak the same language.
Storyline: Realizing that the FBI and their by the book tactics may be unsuccessful, the Chinese consul recruits the aid of a loyal Hong Kong inspector to help rescue his kidnapped daughter. Outlawed by the FBI, the inspector must form an unlikely partnership with a cocky, street smart LAPD officer who prefers doing things his own way.