Sunday, November 18, 2012


In this Beverly Hills Cop cash in, Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal play two wise cracking Chicago cops.  Lord do they crack wise.  They occasionally do arrest someone, but they mostly throw around smart alec quips on the city's dime.  Anyway, they screw up a drug bust, so of course the captain brings them into his office and chews them out for not going by the book, and for the fact that he doesn't know how he's going to explain this one to the mayor, etc.  Well, the pair are shipped out of town since the drug dealers are looking for them, and they are sent to Key West, Florida.  As you might imagine, this isn't much of a punishment, and this is perfectly conveyed with a crucial montage (scored to a Michael McDonald tune) of the boys enjoying themselves in their sunny environs.

Anyway, here is the best snippet from the montage in GIF form: