History Film / BlueStreak

7th May '15 8:01:42 AM Morgenthaler
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* BuddyCopShow: ''BlueStreak'' has all the elements of one on the surface, but with [[Creator/MartinLawrence Logan]] being a jewel thief posing as a cop to retrieve his prized possession he left behind two years prior, it's a subversion of the genre.
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* BuddyCopShow: ''BlueStreak'' ''Blue Streak'' has all the elements of one on the surface, but with [[Creator/MartinLawrence Logan]] being a jewel thief posing as a cop to retrieve his prized possession he left behind two years prior, it's a subversion of the genre.
5th May '15 8:49:32 AM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler:RunForTheBorder: The ending.]]
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* [[spoiler:RunForTheBorder: The %%* RunForTheBorder: [[spoiler:The ending.]]
1st Jan '15 8:00:46 PM nombretomado
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'''''Blue Streak''''' is a 1999 action comedy film directed by Les Mayfield and starring MartinLawrence. The film is a remake of the 1965 British film ''TheBigJob'', although the original film is uncredited.
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'''''Blue Streak''''' is a 1999 action comedy film directed by Les Mayfield and starring MartinLawrence.Creator/MartinLawrence. The film is a remake of the 1965 British film ''TheBigJob'', although the original film is uncredited.

* BuddyCopShow: ''BlueStreak'' has all the elements of one on the surface, but with [[MartinLawrence Logan]] being a jewel thief posing as a cop to retrieve his prized possession he left behind two years prior, it's a subversion of the genre.
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* BuddyCopShow: ''BlueStreak'' has all the elements of one on the surface, but with [[MartinLawrence [[Creator/MartinLawrence Logan]] being a jewel thief posing as a cop to retrieve his prized possession he left behind two years prior, it's a subversion of the genre.
23rd Jan '14 9:49:51 AM Eegah
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* AscendedExtra: The role of Tully was greatly expanded after the crew was impressed with Dave Chapelle's performance.
4th Nov '13 9:43:45 AM MrDeath
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* [[IfYoureSoEvilEatThisKitten If You're So Evil, Eat This Kitten]]: At one point, Logan, still posing as a cop, is forced to pose as a drug dealer as part of a sting operation. The head of the ring asks him to shoot a man to prove he isn't a cop. [[spoiler:Since he hates the other man, he obliges, but doesn't shoot to kill. When told to kill him, he would have failed the test if not for the other cops showing up.]]
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* [[IfYoureSoEvilEatThisKitten If You're So Evil, Eat This Kitten]]: At one point, Logan, still posing as a cop, is forced to pose as a drug dealer as part of a sting operation. The head of the ring asks him to shoot a man to prove he isn't a cop. [[spoiler:Since he hates the other man, he obliges, obliges immediately, but doesn't shoot to kill. shoots him in the arm. When told more specifically to kill ''kill'' him, he hesitates for a long time and would have failed the test if not for the other cops showing up.]]
4th Nov '13 7:13:17 AM ChronoLegion
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* HellholePrison: Logan gets Deacon to put down his gun and give him the diamond by pointing to all the Mexican police cars heading their way. In his words, "don't nobody want to go to jail in Mexico". Deacon agrees that being "someone's bitch" is better than being "someone's seņorita".
4th Nov '13 7:10:37 AM ChronoLegion
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* UndercoverCopReveal: Subverted. Logan's already ''pretending'' to be a cop, and when he's found out... he convinces his partner that he's undercover ''InternalAffairs''. When the partner talks to a more senior detective, the detective claims that "Malone" is ''obviously'' FBI.
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* UndercoverCopReveal: Subverted. Logan's already ''pretending'' to be a cop, and when he's found out... he convinces his partner that he's undercover ''InternalAffairs''. When the partner talks to a more senior detective, the detective claims that "Malone" is ''obviously'' FBI. FBI. When ''that'' fails, he claims to be a Federale (Mexican Fed), explaining that he's part-Mexican (despite not looking it).
4th Nov '13 7:07:38 AM ChronoLegion
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* JackBauerInterrogationTechnique: Logan's specialty. Two other detectives envy him, and one suggests using a phone book next time.
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* JackBauerInterrogationTechnique: Logan's specialty. Two other detectives envy him, and one suggests using a phone book next time. Bonus points for one of the suspects being a friend of his.
4th Nov '13 7:06:41 AM ChronoLegion
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* DonutMessWithACop: At one point, Logan sees a box of donuts and happily grabs one, only to put it back with the words, "''I'm not a cop.''"
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* DonutMessWithACop: At one point, Logan sees a box of donuts and happily grabs one, only to put it back with the words, "''I'm not a cop.''" ''"

* DonutMessWithACop: At JackBauerInterrogationTechnique: Logan's specialty. Two other detectives envy him, and one point, Logan sees suggests using a box of donuts and happily grabs one, only to put it back with the words, "''I'm not a cop.''" phone book next time.

* UndercoverCopReveal: Subverted. Logan's already ''pretending'' to be a cop, and when he's found out... he convinces his partner that he's undercover ''FBI''.
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* UndercoverCopReveal: Subverted. Logan's already ''pretending'' to be a cop, and when he's found out... he convinces his partner that he's undercover ''FBI''. ''InternalAffairs''. When the partner talks to a more senior detective, the detective claims that "Malone" is ''obviously'' FBI.
4th Nov '13 7:04:10 AM ChronoLegion
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* MyHovercraftIsFullOfEels: Logan mistakenly says in Spanish: "''I have a cat in the pants.''"
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* MyHovercraftIsFullOfEels: Logan mistakenly says in Spanish: "''I have a cat in the pants.''"''" When called out on it, he tries to explain it as a macho thing.
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