Bad Boys is a 1995 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Michael Bay in his first feature directorial debut, produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer. The film stars Martin Lawrence and Will Smith as two Miami narcotics detectives, Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey. The film received mixed reviews from critics, was commercially successful and spawned two sequels, Bad Boys II (2003) and Bad Boys for Life (2020).
Lifelong friends Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett are Miami police detectives investigating $100 million of seized Mafia heroin, which was stolen from a secure police vault. Internal Affairs suspects that it was an inside job and threatens to shut down the entire department unless they recover the drugs within 72 hours.
|author||Doug Richardson George Gallo Jim Mulholland|
|contentLocation||Miami Miami metropolitan area|
|keywords||attack best friend car chase cut disposed of flee internal affairs kill madam miami-opa locka executive airport murder newly rich police detective police station prostitution shot to death talk|
|producer||Don Simpson Jerry Bruckheimer|
|productionCompany||Columbia Pictures Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films|
|publisher||Sony Pictures Releasing|
|theme||action comedy buddy comedy buddy cop chase heist hood mafia comedy police comedy police procedural|