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Ride Along 2 (2016)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 15 January 2016 (USA)
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As his wedding day approaches, Ben heads to Miami with his soon-to-be brother-in-law James to bring down a drug dealer who's supplying the dealers of Atlanta with product.

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Tim Story
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ice Cube ... James Payton
Kevin Hart ... Ben Barber
Tika Sumpter ... Angela Payton
Benjamin Bratt ... Antonio Pope
Olivia Munn ... Maya
Ken Jeong ... AJ
Bruce McGill ... Lt. Brooks
Michael Rose ... The Hitter / Gates
Sherri Shepherd ... Cori
Arturo Del Puerto ... Alonso
Eric Goins ... Assface
Carlos Gómez ... Captain Hernandez (as Carlos Gomez)
Utkarsh Ambudkar ... Amir
Glen Powell ... Troy
Nadine Velazquez ... Tasha
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Storyline

The RIDE ALONG 2 sequel picks up about a year after our heroes' last adventure. Plans for a quick trip to Miami go bad. With the wedding upcoming, James reluctantly takes Ben with him to Miami to follow up on a lead connected to a drug ring case he's been trying to crack. In Miami, they meet Maya, a no-BS homicide detective who lets them know Miami is her turf. They also encounter AJ, a shady cocky computer hacker who reveals evidence that implicates a well-respected local businessman, the wealthy Antonio Pope. Pope harbors a vicious streak and rules South Florida's drug trade. If Ben and James can convince the authorities that Pope is a brutal crime boss they'll stop his spree. If they fail, well there may not be a wedding after all. Written by DeAlan Wilson www.ComedyE.com

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The brothers-in-law are back.

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, sexual content, language and some drug material | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Un novato en apuros 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Miami, Florida, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$35,243,095, 17 January 2016

Gross USA:

$91,221,830

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$124,605,297
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Sound Mix:

SDDS | Dolby Digital | Datasat

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Parts of the chase scene were filmed on Northbound A1A in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. See more »

Goofs

When Ben and Cory are arguing about flowers and Ben gets hit in the head by the fan, his uniform shirt is untucked. In the very next scene, he is shown untucking his shirt to undress. See more »

Quotes

Antonio Pope: Name?
Maya: Prince Admiral Stephen Matumbay.
Ben Barber: Plus my two servants.
James Payton: I'm not your servant.
Ben Barber: [he slaps James] You are what I say you are!
Maya: [James slaps Ben back] Sign of respect.
Ben Barber: I can't feel my face.
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Papi, Papi
Written by José Manuel Pinto (as Pinto "Wahin")
Produced by Ricky Luna & José Manuel Pinto (as Pinto "Wahin")
Performed by La Conexion (as LAconeXion), Elena María Gross & Denisse Lara
Courtesy of Moonavista Productions & Wahin Makinaciones
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Kevin Hart being his Kevin Hartiest
14 June 2016 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Ben Barber (Kevin Hart) is a rookie cop and getting married to Angela Payton. Police detective James Payton (Ice Cube) is going to Miami to track down computer hacker AJ (Ken Jeong). Angela talks her brother into letting Ben join him. They find help from Miami police detective Maya Cruz (Olivia Munn). AJ is involved with villainous Antonio Pope (Benjamin Bratt).

After the original, I thought the sequel has a chance. I thought the guys' chemistry would make a good buddy cop comedy if they can turn friends. They're still not that friendly but I'm still going to say I'm wrong. Kevin is doing the same thing and it's getting tiresome. Maybe the repetition is getting to me. It's actually getting a little annoying. He may be losing me at this point. It's time he consider something different.


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