Central Intelligence is a 2016 American buddy action comedy film directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber and written by Thurber, Ike Barinholtz and David Stassen. The film stars Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson as two old high school classmates who go on the run after one of them joins the CIA to save the world from a terrorist who intends to sell satellite codes.
The film premiered in Los Angeles on June 10, 2016, and was theatrically released in the United States on June 17, 2016.
Central Intelligence – Trailer
Accountant Calvin Joyner’s life changes drastically after Bob Stone, his old classmate from high school, drags him into a dubious covert operation.
Release date: 24 June 2016
Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Box office: $217 million
Story by: Ike Barinholtz; David Stassen
Produced by: Scott Stuber; Peter Principato; Paul Young; Michael Fottrell
Distributed by: Universal Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures
- Kevin Hart as Calvin Joyner
- Dwayne Johnson as Bob Stone / Robbie Weirdicht
- Sione Kelepi as Young Robbie Weirdicht (body double)
- Amy Ryan as Agent Pamela Harris
- Aaron Paul as Phil Stanton
- Danielle Nicolet as Maggie Joyner
- Timothy John Smith as Agent Nick Cooper.
- Megan Park as the waitress in the bar.
- Thomas Kretschmann as the buyer
- Jason Bateman as Trevor Olson
- Dylan Boyack as Young Trevor
- Melissa McCarthy as Darla McGuchian
- Kumail Nanjiani as Jared
- Ryan Hansen as Steve