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Bending the Rules is a 2012 buddy cop action comedy film directed by Artie Mandelberg, produced by WWE Studios, and starring Adam "Edge" Copeland and Jamie Kennedy. The film was released on March 9, 2012 in select theaters in the United States for a limited time.[1]

Bending the Rules
Bending the rules film.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byArtie Mandelberg
Produced byNancy Hirami
Mike Pavone
David Calloway
Lori Lewis
Written byDylan Schaffer
Starring
Music byTrevor Morris
Edited byJerry U. Frizell
Production
company
Distributed byWWE Studios
Release date
  • March 9, 2012 (2012-03-09)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Contents

PlotEdit

Detective Nick Blades (Adam Copeland) is a New Orleans cop on trial for corruption. Assistant District Attorney Theo Gold (Jamie Kennedy) is the man in charge of putting him behind bars. When these two unlikely partners from opposite sides of the law stumble onto a criminal plot, they'll need to rely on luck - and patience - to take down a dangerous killer without killing each other first. Alicia Witt, Jennifer Esposito and Jessica Walter co-star in a story that proves that when the going gets tough, the tough continue to move at a moderate pace, thus proving that slow and steady wins the race.[2]

CastEdit

ReceptionEdit

Bending the Rules received a generally negative review, and currently holds a 36% audience reception on Rotten Tomatoes.[3]

Filming locationsEdit

SoundtrackEdit

• "Going Numb" Written by Justin La Vallee Performed by Kahlil Feegel Courtesy of Shotgun Lullabies

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bending The Rules". WWE. Retrieved March 1, 2012.
  2. ^ "WWE Studios Starts 'Bending The Rules'".
  3. ^ "Bending the Rules". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2012-06-25.

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