• Ride Along 2 (2016)

Ride Along 2

Release Date: January 15th, 2016

DVD Release Date: April 25th, 2016

PG-13 |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

Rookie lawman Ben Barber (Kevin Hart) aspires to become a detective like James Payton (Ice Cube), his future brother-in-law. James reluctantly takes Ben to Miami to follow up on a lead that's connected to a drug ring. The case brings them to a homicide detective and a computer hacker who reveals evidence that implicates a respected businessman. It's now up to James and Ben to prove that charismatic executive Antonio Pope is actually a violent crime lord who rules southern Florida's drug trade.

Cast: Ice Cube , Kevin Hart, Tika Sumpter, Benjamin Bratt, Olivia Munn, Ken Jeong, Bruce McGill, Michael Rose

Director: Tim Story

Genres: Comedy , Action

Production Co: Cubevision, Will Packer Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Hilarious, Car, Cool, Quest, Brash, Police station, 2010s, Police officer

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    John HazeltonScreen International

    With a script that’s about as inventive as the title, Ride Along 2 does little more than rehash the formula that two years ago teamed Ice Cube and Kevin Hart in an amiable if unambitious action comedy. show more

  • 30
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    The film’s most genuinely funny moment involves A.J.’s ringtones, which should perhaps come as no surprise — the stakes, and the laughs, are so small that Ride Along 2 was apparently designed to be watched on your phone. show more

  • 40
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    With a storyline less challenging than that of a typical CBS crime procedural, Ride Along 2 is little more than a repetitive rehash of the original. show more

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