Axel heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, Axel's investigation uncovers a series of robberies masterminded by a heartless weapons kingpin—and the chase is on.
- Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
- Studio: Paramount, Eddie Murphy Productions, Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films
- Keyword: arms smuggling, detective, intensive care, undercover, strip club, armored car, investigation, police, swimming pool, sequel, shootout, gunfight, los angeles, california, explosion, detroit, michigan, horse track, beverly hills, buddy cop, oil field, cement truck, playboy mansion, shooting range, superdetective
- Cast: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Ronny Cox, Paul Reiser, Gilbert R. Hill