A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong Inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed L.A.P.D. detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.
A Hong Kong inspector and a Los Angeles detective team up to rescue a kidnapped girl. Rush Hour is the first film in the series.
The film grossed over $244 million worldwide. Chris Tucker improvised many of his lines in the movie.