80s Throwback Trailer for Netflix’s ‘Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F’

Netflix has released an entertaining 80s throwback trailer for “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F,” the eagerly anticipated sequel in the iconic Beverly Hills Cop series. Now available for streaming worldwide on Netflix, this film is the fourth installment, continuing the adventures of the beloved detective Axel Foley.


  • Plot Summary: The movie picks up with Axel Foley returning to Beverly Hills to protect his daughter after she is threatened. Alongside a new partner and his old friends, Foley uncovers a conspiracy linked to the death of a long-time confidant.
  • Cast:
  • Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Foley’s new partner
  • Taylour Paige
  • Judge Reinhold
  • John Ashton
  • Bronson Pinchot
  • Paul Reiser
  • Kevin Bacon
  • Directors: Mark Molloy
  • Screenwriters: Will Beall, Tom Gormican, Kevin Etten
  • Producers: Jerry Bruckheimer, Eddie Murphy, Chad Oman

Buzz and Highlights

The trailer is a nostalgic throwback to the 80s, featuring a style reminiscent of VHS tapes and classic 80s graphics. This stylistic choice is a nod to the original 1984 comedy classic, capturing the spirit and humor that made Axel Foley a beloved character. Eddie Murphy’s return as Foley is a significant highlight, bringing back his iconic wit and charm. The addition of Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Foley’s new partner introduces fresh dynamics, while familiar faces like Judge Reinhold and John Ashton bring a sense of continuity and nostalgia.

Production Notes

“Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F” marks the feature directorial debut of Australian filmmaker Mark Molloy, known for his work in advertising. The screenplay is penned by Will Beall, Tom Gormican, and Kevin Etten, based on characters created by Danilo Bach and Daniel Petrie, Jr. The film is produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Eddie Murphy, and Chad Oman, with co-production by Melissa Reid.

Closing Credits

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“Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F” is now streaming on Netflix, bringing the beloved character Axel Foley back to the screen with a blend of humor, action, and nostalgia. Don’t miss out on this fun and thrilling ride through Beverly Hills.

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