When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the sidelines, Lee and Carter form an unlikely partnership and investigate the case themselves.
- Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
- Studio: New Line Cinema, Roger Birnbaum Productions
- Keyword: martial arts, fbi, chinese mafia, two man army, los angeles, california, east asian lead, buddy cop, consul, crime lord, art treasures, roses are red poem, child kidnapping, duringcreditsstinger, action hero
- Cast: Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Ken Leung, Tom Wilkinson, Tzi Ma, Chris Penn