Another 48 Hrs.
Another 48 Hrs. (1990)

At times, Another 48 Hrs. seems less like a sequel to than a parody of the first 48 Hrs., especially when Nick Nolte, repeating his role from the earlier film, begins commenting on the cliched absurdity of the goings on. This time, Nolte… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 16, 1999
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Critic Score: 19% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

You know how sometimes, in a dream, you'll see these familiar scenes and faces floating in and out of focus, but you're not sure how they connect? Another 48 HRS is a movie that feels the same way.

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Brian Orndorf
BrianOrndorf.com

From start to finish, the picture is barely alive, staggering through a cardboard obstacle course while waving around a few guns and breasts to keep the audience awake.

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

On it's own it's entertaining. As a sequel, it's dissapointing.

Hal Hinson
Washington Post

Hill and his stars are merely going through the motions, but the motions are immensely familiar.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

Tough, taut direction by action auteur Walter Hill makes this a much better sequel than its reputation.

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Color-by-numbers sequel that copies the action while forgetting the comedy.

Richard Luck
Film4

Not a career high for anyone involved, rarely has 90-odd minutes felt more like 48 hours.

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Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

Who the hell cares? Take back the first 48.

Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

A sequel in the worst sense.

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More reviews for Another 48 Hrs.

Flixster Audience Score: 36% Flixster User Reviews
Conner Rainwater
Really, it's the same caliber as the first, I actually think this one flows better and has more interesting bad guys. Sure, it's basically a very… More
danny d
good sequel to a great action comedy
Al S
It's faster, funnier and more action-packed than the first. An endlessly enjoyable sequel. Better than the first. Nick Nolte and Eddie Murphy are still a… More
Khris N
As most, not as good as the original. Could have been something special, but not really. Just watch it to enjoy on a night and say you've watched it. Some… More
Lenny Muggsy
Not a good tag team.
xGary Xx
A typical corporate attempt to milk a cash cow by making the original film again, but worse.