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Downtown (1990)





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When suburban police officer Alex Kearney (Anthony Edwards) angers a wealthy, influential citizen by stopping him for a traffic violation, he finds himself transferred to the city's worst precinct. Struggling to adapt to his new inner-city surroundings, Kearney must deal with his gruff new partner, Dennis Curren (Forest Whitaker), as the two attempt to break up a crime ring. ~ Iotis Erlewine, Rovi

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Forest Whitaker
as Dennis Curren
Anthony Edwards
as Alex Kearney
Penelope Ann Miller
as Lori Mitchell
David Clennon
as Jerome Sweet
Art Evans
as Henry Coleman
Rick Aiello
as Mickey Witlin
Roger Aaron Brown
as Lt. Sam Parral
Kimberly Scott
as Christine Curren
Ron Canada
as Lowell Harris
Wanda De Jesus
as Luisa Diaz
Frank McCarthy
as Inspector Ben Glass
Ryan McWhorter
as Ephraim Cain
Wren T. Brown
as Uniformed Cop
Danuel Pipoly
as Skip Markowitz
Maurice Hill
as Man with Dog
Robin D. Adler
as Bryn Mawr Policewoman
Def Jef
as Street-Corner Rapper
Jeffrey P. Baggett
as Bryn Mawr Policeman
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All Critics (4)

About as much fun as having your car stolen.

January 31, 2009 | Rating: D | Full Review…

Time to COP a good gigglefest

May 6, 2005 | Rating: 3/5

Blandly familiar tale of mismatched cops on the streets of Philadelphia.

April 3, 2005 | Rating: 2/5

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