48 Hrs.

A big box-office hit, this action film casts Nolte as Jack Cates, a hard-as-granite cop, and Murphy as Reggie Hammond, a glib convict who is released from prison in Cates's custody for 48 hours. Hammond's job is to help Cates track down a pair of maniacal cop killers (Landham and Remar) who happen to be his former associates. Together Cates and Hammond...read more

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48 Hrs - Trailer
00:55 — A grizzled San Francisco cop gets a wise-cracking con out of jail to help him find a deadly drug dealer. Murphy's smash movie debut!
48 Hrs - Official Trailer
03:07 — A grizzled San Francisco cop gets a wise-cracking con out of jail to help him find a deadly drug dealer. Murphy's smash movie debut!
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03:04 — A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.

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  • Released: 1982
  • Rating: R
  • Review: A big box-office hit, this action film casts Nolte as Jack Cates, a hard-as-granite cop, and Murphy as Reggie Hammond, a glib convict who is released from prison in Cates's custody for 48 hours. Hammond's job is to help Cates track down a pair of maniacal… (more)

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