Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers.
Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Lisa Eilbacher, Ronny Cox, Steven Berkoff, James Russo, Jonathan Banks, Stephen Elliott, Gilbert R. Hill.
Foley, Axel (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Police, Black -- Drama.
Detectives -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Drama.
Beverly Hills (Calif.) -- Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
MPAA rating: R.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Cinematographer, Bruce Surtees ; art director, James J. Murakami ; editors, Arthur Coburn, Billy Weber ; music, Harold Faltermeyer ; costume designer, Tom Bronson ; production designer, Angelo Graham.