R | | Action, Comedy, Crime
Framed by their ruthless arch-nemesis, a mismatched LAPD crime-fighting duo has to put its differences aside to even the score with the evil kingpin who put them behind bars once and for all.
One of several films to be turned over to editor Stuart Baird, who came onto the project as an editing "doctor" when Warner was displeased with the first cut turned in by the filmmakers.
Detective Cash assaulted me. He put a chair on my chest and sat on it.
Gabriel Cash: I couldn't find a piano.
During the prison escape, on the roof while attempting to jump to the power line, the camera front view has Cash wearing a sleeveless shirt. When camera shot is on the back of them Cash (or rather his stunt double) is wearing a tee shirt with sleeves.
The US TV version contains different camera angles for the scene when Tango and Cash are interrogating Requin on top of the building.
$6,628,918 25 December 1989