MRQE Ranks: The Best to Worst Buddy Cop Movies

The Best to Worst Buddy Cop Movies

Genre-wise, this week's 21 Jump Street is many things: a 1980s reboot, a TV show adaptation, a teen movie. But, at it's core, the film is nothing more than the latest in the long line of Hollywood's tried and true formula: the buddy cop movie. And so, we take to ranking the classic and iconic films that paved the way.
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Se7en (1995) - MRQE Metric: 86 Rate it! 86
Hot Fuzz (2007) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
The Guard (2011) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Beverly Hills Cop (1984) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
The Hidden (1987) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Men in Black (1997) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Lethal Weapon (1987) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
Live Free or Die Hard (2007) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Shanghai Noon (2000) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Point Break (1991) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
Training Day (2001) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
48 Hrs. (1982) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
The Other Guys (2010) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
Black Rain (1989) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
Rush Hour (1998) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
16 Blocks (2006) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Replicant (2001) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Starsky & Hutch (2004) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Brooklyn's Finest (2009) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Miami Vice (2006) - MRQE Metric: 58 Rate it! 58
Rush Hour 2 (2001) - MRQE Metric: 57 Rate it! 57
Last Action Hero (1993) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
Alien Nation (1988) - MRQE Metric: 55 Rate it! 55
Showtime (2002) - MRQE Metric: 54 Rate it! 54
Bad Boys (1995) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
Running Scared (2006) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
The Corruptor (1999) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
Men in Black II (2002) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
Metro (1997) - MRQE Metric: 50 Rate it! 50
Blue Streak (1999) - MRQE Metric: 48 Rate it! 48
Hollywood Homicide (2003) - MRQE Metric: 48 Rate it! 48
Rush Hour 3 (2007) - MRQE Metric: 46 Rate it! 46
I Spy (2002) - MRQE Metric: 46 Rate it! 46
Maximum Risk (1996) - MRQE Metric: 46 Rate it! 46
Bulletproof (1996) - MRQE Metric: 45 Rate it! 45
Cradle 2 the Grave (2003) - MRQE Metric: 45 Rate it! 45
Another Stakeout (1993) - MRQE Metric: 45 Rate it! 45
Bad Boys II (2003) - MRQE Metric: 44 Rate it! 44
Righteous Kill (2008) - MRQE Metric: 43 Rate it! 43
Loaded Weapon 1 (1993) - MRQE Metric: 42 Rate it! 42
Cop Out (2010) - MRQE Metric: 40 Rate it! 40
White Chicks (2004) - MRQE Metric: 39 Rate it! 39
Wild Wild West (1999) - MRQE Metric: 39 Rate it! 39
Money Train (1995) - MRQE Metric: 37 Rate it! 37
Double Team (1997) - MRQE Metric: 36 Rate it! 36
The Man (2005) - MRQE Metric: 34 Rate it! 34
National Security (2003) - MRQE Metric: 33 Rate it! 33
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011) - MRQE Metric: 30 Rate it! 30
The Glimmer Man (1996) - MRQE Metric: 30 Rate it! 30
Knock Off (1998) - MRQE Metric: 28 Rate it! 28
The Last Boy Scout (1991) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Another 48 Hrs. (1990) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Turner & Hooch (1989) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Tango & Cash (1989) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
K-9 (1989) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Stakeout (1987) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Gauntlet (1977) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Dragnet (1987) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!