Bad Boys II
- 2 hr 27 min
The follow up to the successful Bad Boys Franchise debuted in 2003. Starring Will Smith, Martin Lawrence and Gabriel Union. This movie was released on July 18, 2003 and was considered by most critiques to be a blockbuster hit. The story line follows two police officers(Will Smith-Mike Lawry and Martin Lawrence-Marcus Barnett) who patrol the Miami beat and keep the streets safe. In the beginning the officers set up a sting operation against some Klans men on a nearby bayou. The two officers disguised as klansmen, infiltrate the meeting and are found out. An gun fight breaks out which leads to Marcus being shot in the buttocks by his partner (to save his life). After the gun fight, Marcus begins questioning his partnership with Mike. He even goes as far as to tell Mike that he might not be around much longer. The two meet up with Marcus's little sister (Sydney-Gabriel Union), who unbeknownst to them is an undercover agent. She and Mike have a secret relationship going on that everyone is aware of but Marcus. The story line surrounds a new Cuban Mob Boss who is trying to take over Miami by knocking off his competition. The Miami P.D. has never been able to arrest him because there has never been any evidence to convict him. The two police officers go undercover and do some investigating around his property to try and find some clues. During the movie more secrets are revealed about Mike and Sydney's relationship that further drives the two partners away from each other. As the movie progresses the two officers put aside their differences and help to stop the Cuban Mob Boss from importing illegal drugs into Miami. At the climax of the movie Sydney is kidnapped by the Mob Boss, and the two officers must travel to Cuba in order to save her and stop the Mob Boss from returning.