jump street

jump (street)

n. the beginning; the start (of something). (Prisons and streets.) Way back at jump street, I spotted you as a troublemaker.
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The range comprising, 21 Jump Street, NYPD Blue, Hill Street Blues and various different H&I action oriented tv shows are showcased at 370.
Brendan Fraser in Inkheart 21 JUMP STREET (Wednesday, ITV2, 9pm) MORTON SCHMIDT (Jonah Hill) and Greg Jenko (Channing Tatum) enrol at police academy and work together to ensure they complete the final exam.
2 21 JUMP STREET (2012) PROVED he was a comedy natural when he joined Jonah Hill for the laugh-out-loud movie about two mismatched cops forced to go undercover together.
21 JUMP STREET 5* 9PM Inspired by a 1980s TV series starring Johnny Depp - little seen in the UK - this puerile but fun comedy sees cops Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum sent undercover into an American high school to bring down a dealer in synthetic drugs.
A little bit Superbad, it was so popular the studio swiftly greenlit 22 Jump Street.
With a knowing wink and a profusion of expletives, 22 Jump Street has its dim-witted yet loveable protagonists relive the plot of the original on a vastly inflated budget.
With a knowing wink and a profusion of expletives, 22 Jump Street abides by the conventions of a sequel and condemns its dim-witted yet loveable protagonists to relive the plot of the original on a vastly inflated budget.
22 JUMP STREET (15) OFFICERS Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) investigate criminal mastermind The Ghost (Peter Stormare) and continue to be a liability to the public and each other.
20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The #1 comedy of 2014, Columbia Pictures / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures' 22 Jump Street, will return to theaters on Friday, October 24, 2014, in advance of its release on home entertainment, it was announced today by Rory Bruer, president, Worldwide Distribution for Sony Pictures.
Most of the (many) rave reviews for 22 Jump Street include some variation on 'I laughed till it hurt' or, to quote Peter Bradshaw in The Guardian, "[I felt] guilty for laughing quite so much".
22 Jump Street is cool about the way it refuses to take itself seriously, peddling a peculiar mix of slapstick and wit.
The other movies ruling the charts include "Tammy" and "22 Jump Street.
Things are always worse the second time around, the deputy police chief warns the buddy-cop team of Jenko and Schmidt in "22 Jump Street.
Jack And Jill and 21 Jump Street are both out now on Blu-ray and DVD, both courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Summary: He is making his name as an actor in some big box office Hollywood films including GI Joe, 21 Jump Street and Dear John, now Channing Tatum is going back to his stripper roots.