Rush Hour 2

Storyline: Chief Inspector Lee and Detective James Carter are back! But this time they're now in Hong Kong on a vacation. However, soon after they arrive, a bomb explodes in the American Embassy. And Inspector Lee is assigned to the case, which becomes personal when it is discovered that the man behind it is Ricky Tan, Lee's father's former partner. Tan, who played an instrumental role in his father's death, who is now the leader of the Triads, the most deadly gang in all of China. The American and Hong Kong authorities soon get into a fight over the jurisdiction of the case. Lee learns that Ricky Tan will be attending a dinner party on his boat. When confronted, Tan claims that someone is trying to frame him. Tan's underling, Hu Li, appears and shoots Tan, and he falls off the boat. In the chaos, Hu Li escapes into a sewer come emerge in downtown Las Vegas, but Carter and Lee are forced to be sent back to Los Angeles. But later in Las Vegas, at the Red Dragon Casino, Lee has been framed when Ricky Tan faked his death and is now still alive but Hu Li places a small bomb in his mouth, and gags him. But will Carter save him while he's still makes a big commotion and distracts the security forces?

Rush Hour 2 Trailler


Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller


1h 30min

Release Date:

August 3 2001

Directed By:

Brett Ratner

Produced By:

Roger Birnbaum, Jay Stern, Arthur M. Sarkissian, Jonathan Glickman

Written By:

Ross LaManna, Jeff Nathanson


Alan King, Chris Tucker, Don Cheadle, Ernie Reyes, Jr., Harris Yulin, Jackie Chan, John Lone, Maggie Q, Roselyn Sánchez, Zhang Ziyi


English, Mandarin, Cantonese


Hong Kong, United States

Where To Watch

Rush Hour 2 2001 is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, Microsoft Store and Vudu.