Follow TV Tropes


Film / Hot Pursuit

Go To
Armed and sort of dangerous
Cooper (Reese Witherspoon) is a straight-laced Texas police officer who occasionally screws up on the job and has a habit of being clumsy, at her commanding officer's request Cooper is given the task of protecting a mob boss named Felipe Riva, who's testifying against a drug cartel and his wife Daniella (Sofía Vergara). The two bond over time with hilarious results.

This movie contains the following tropes:

  • A Minor Kidroduction: The prologue follows Cooper throughout her childhood and formative years with her police officer father.
  • Adorkable: Cooper to a "T".
  • By-the-Book Cop: Barring her screwups, Cooper could be considered this.
  • U.S. Marshal: Jackson whose get killed by hired Hispanic assassins

Example of: