Showtime is a 2002 comedy film starring Robert De Niro and Eddie Murphy.
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Showtime is fun time, an action/comedy take of mismatched LAPD partners (Robert De Niro and Eddie Murphy! directed by Tom Dey (Shanghai Noori, De Niro, wearing a slow-burn scowl like a badge, plays Mitch, a cop's cop forced by his superiors to focus of a reality. TV than hit the streets. Backed by a ratings-obsessed producer (Rene Russo) and coached in the finer points of TV copdom by a veteran star (William Shatner, spoofing his T.J. Hooker), Mitch and Trey become America's favority buddy cops. But real life soon gives way to the real. A brutal crimeloard must be stopped-and that's where the shrapnel hits the fan.