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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Kevin Hart
Ice Cube
Tika Sumpter
Laurence Fishburne
John Leguizamo
Greg Coolidge
Directors
Tim Story
Screenwriters
Jason Mantzoukas
Phil Hay
Matt Manfredi
Running Time
100 minutes

Ride Along
24 Hours


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Ride Along

Plot
Ben Barber (Hart), a high-energy security guard, tags along with his prospective brother-in-law James Payton (Ice Cube) for a 24-hour patrol around Atlanta. Hoping to prove himself worthy of Payton's sister (Sumpter), he over-reaches when crime comes to call...


Verdict
The Pesci-in-Lethal-Weapon premise is spun out into a feature-length jamboree of minor laughs and clunkiness.


Reviewed by James White

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