Fast-talking, quick-thinking Detroit street cop Axel Foley has bent more than a few rules and regs in his time, but when his best friend is murdered, he heads to sunny Beverly Hills to work the case like only he can.
- Year: 1984
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
- Studio: Paramount, Eddie Murphy Productions, Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films
- Keyword: showdown, drug smuggling, undercover, cocaine, strip club, gunfight, mansion, los angeles, california, foot chase, art gallery, detroit, michigan, warehouse, childhood friends, murder investigation, beverly hills, buddy cop, buddy comedy, country club, maverick cop, damsel in distress, bar fight, bearer bonds, food delivery
- Director: Martin Brest
- Cast: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Lisa Eilbacher, Ronny Cox, Steven Berkoff