Detective Allen Gamble (Will Ferrell) is a forensic accountant that sexy women cannot resist who prefers to paperwork then be in the line of fire. His partner Detective Terry Hoitz (Mark Wahlberg) is a hot head with a chip on his shoulder since being partnered up with Gamble after accidentally shooting Derek Jeter, costing the New York Yankees to win the World Series. Gamble admires the departments two heroic cops Highsmith (Samuel L. Jackson) and Danson (Dwayne Johnson), but when with them out of the picture, Hoitz wants and pleads Gamble to step up as NYPD’s next dynamic duo.
After arresting billionaire investor David Ershon (Steve Coogan) for scaffold permits, they discover a case that will help them achieve super cop status. Then case is deeper than they could have imagined and hit a couple of road blocks along the way.
The movie delivers lots of laughs and some great performances from supporting actors like Michael Keaton, Eva Mendes, Rob Riggle, and Damon Wayans Jr.
The Other Guys
Theatrical Release August 6th, 2010