A Police story of two buddies working in California Highway Patrol controlling the corrupted cops lying within their patrol unit.
An action-comedy plot of two partners accidentally joining together in California Highway Patrol. Both have different targets in life. One trying to combine with family and another trying to come big in his armed force. What happens to corrupt cops is the rest of the story.
CHiPs Movie Introduction:
The movie was written and directed by Dax Shepard. This movie steals the title from the popular television show CHiPs telecasted from 1977 to 1983 by Rick Rosner. The show was so familiar and all 139 episodes were successful. This film’s title made public aware about this movie before itself. Hence Dax Shepard made a short marketing through the title. The movie was released on 24 March 2017 in the US. August 2017 was the initial date. Since the movie was completed, it was released earlier. CHiPs were produced by Primate Pictures, Panay films, and RatPac-Dune entertainment. The distributor rights are held by Warner Bros Pictures and the music is by Fil Eisler.
CHiPs Movie Synopsis:
The director/actor/writer Dax Shepard plays one of the important roles in the movie. He plays the role of Jon Baker, who is passionate about bike racing. He leaves his wife and family for this bike racing. Later regrets it. His passion almost made him do 23 surgeries with making him bed-ridden. He plans to return back to his home joining his family. In order to have a job, he enters into California Highway Patrol.
Next important role is played by Michael Pena. His name in the movie is Frank “Ponch” Poncherello. He works in California Highway Patrol as an FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) agent. He also acts as an underworld police don identifying highly corrupted cops of CHP. He plans to burst them out and the play begins.
Richard Timothy Jones well known for his role in Godzilla plays the role of the Parish in this movie. He joins Jon Baker and Poncherello in the mission for destroying the corrupted cops. The story revolves around these cops controlling corruption as well as disloyal cops of California Highway Patrol. Corruption is a cheap activity done by disloyal fellows.
Initially, Poncherello doesn’t join together with Baker but then accepts to combine with Baker to save the nation. The mission starts interestingly with high-level stunts, chasing, bombing etc. The rides done by Poncherello and Baker in bikes seem so powerful. They have bought heavy modern bikes like Ducati Hypermotard 1100S and Suzuki GSX-R1000 for this movie. The look of the bike can make youngsters and bike riders buy it without any hesitation. The cinematography is done by Mitchell Amundsen. Stunts and bike riding are shown crystal clear in the movie.
Kristen bell acts as Baker’s wife in this movie CHiPs. She leaves him because of his bike riding. Jon Baker becomes a probationary officer in California Highway Patrol and then meets his wife to rejoin. So, what did really happen? Watch CHiPs movie free online to know this.
Though the genre of the movie is action-comedy. The comedy sequences have not come out well in the movie. This is because the jokes were made around the homosexual activities and nudity and were not healthy jokes. Viewers look them as the most annoying matter in the movie. In fact, this comedy is irrelevant to the subject of the movie. So, audiences think why this was inserted in the movie. If these kinds of films are of Indian origin, people will not allow the movie to release.
However, buddies stick together and destroy as much corrupted cops they can. These action scenes are quite impressive in the movie. The stunts and bike racing sequences are literally shown very well in this movie. The uniform Baker and Poncherello wore was superb and amazing. The khaki color tight uniform makes both Baker and Poncherello look extremely handsome.
CHiPs Movie Star-Casts:
The stars of the movie have been chosen really well. As it is a Hollywood film, Baker, Kristen Bell, and Poncherello were all dressed good. Since Baker is tall, the khaki uniform suits him. Poncherello looked manly and Kristen Bell was so sexy. The dressing sense of entire movie crew was stunning. Thanks to the costume designer of this movie. The movie also includes Rosa Salazar as Ava Perez and Vida Guerra as Ann. The trailer made much speculation among the public about this movie. Without marketing, the movie became so popular before its release. The way California Highway patrol, Federal Bureau of Investigation shown in this movie is awesome. Uniform is the highlight of this movie. Next are the lion type bikes used for racing and chasing dirty cops. Watch movie CHiPs free online to know this. The dejected factor is the sex jokes made in the movie otherwise everything about the movie is okay.
CHiPs Movie Review:
The film is rated only 20% based on a total of 61 reviews on Rotten Tomatoes. The average rating on RT is 3.8 on a scale of 10. Summing-up, each star of the movie CHiPs have done their portion perfectly except for the ill jokes made on homosexuality and sex jokes. Also, the stunt sequences are so powerful and engaging. But commercial success for this movie is little doubtful. As for the dialogues are concerned, they could have been still more convincing. Though the movie is of 101 minute length, the story seems lengthy and few people leave the theatre in the interval itself. Watch movie CHiPs free online to rate it. Our rating would be 3.5 out of 10.
CHiPs Movie: Focus on News
“Fair movie on a big budget”
CHiPs movie had earned only $10 million after its worldwide release on 24th March 2017. The production budget of this movie is $25 million, we believe it may yield more within this month. As far as US and Canada are concerned, this movie has earned $7.6 million. Let us see how it makes up more in the coming days.
“The bad joke created the bad revenue”
CHiPs movie could make only $10 million worldwide out of the production budget of $25 million. The movie was released on 24th March 2017 worldwide. As on 26th March 2017 the movie had made $7.6 in US and Canada. Other areas it had covered $1.9 million. As in India, people can rarely like this movie.