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    " Two of L.A.'s top rival cops are going to have to work together… Even if it kills them."
    Country
    Runtime 1 hr 44 min
    Budget $55 000 000
    Premiere: World January 26, 1990
    Box Office – Budget $8 408 614
    Premiere: USA $63 408 614 December 22, 1989
    theaters 1575
    rollout 375 days
    Digital: World July 15, 2014
    Parental Advisory Profanity, Violence & Gore, Sex & Nudity, ...
    • Profanity

      plenty

    • Violence & Gore

      average

    • Sex & Nudity

      average

    • Frightening & Intense Scenes

      few

    • Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

      few

    Production Companies Warner Bros.The Guber-Peters Company
    Also Known As
    The Set Up (United States)

    Description

    Framed by their ruthless arch-nemesis, a pair of mismatched LAPD officers must put their differences aside to get even with the brutal crime baron who sent them to rot in a maximum-security prison.

    Сast and Crew

    Production

    The film was known as The Set Up and was based on a script by Randy Feldman which was based on an idea by Jon Peters and Peter Guber. Sylvester Stallone and Patrick Swayze were signed to star. In March 1989 Andrei Konchalovsky signed to direct. Then Swayze dropped out and went on to star in Road House (1989). He was replaced by Kurt Russell.

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    Sylvester Stallone. Kurt Russell. Drugs, bad guys, gangster bosses, shooting, explosions, chases – there is all this in abundance, as befits such cool action films of the 80s. Translated to English