Buddy cop comedy

Let's Be Cops ANL-140826-132439001
Let's Be Cops ANL-140826-132439001

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Despite the lack of notable stars the intriguing premise has got the box office tills ringing Stateside for this buddy cop comedy.

Two struggling friends (Damon Wayans Jr and Jake Johnson) dress up as police officers for a costume party – then they take up the gig full time after they are taken seriously.

But when they get entangled in a real-life web of mobsters and crooked detectives, the duo must put their fake badges on the line.