Rush Hour - Movie Synopsis & Plot
It had been only two months since a giant shipment of stolen artifacts had been confiscated from a mastermind terrorist and the Chinese Consul had moved away from his Hong Kong home to live in the United States. It had been only two months since he left good friend Detective Inspector Lee to battle crime in the newly-Chinese city. And it has been less than a day since his eleven-year-old daughter was kidnapped.
The FBI is putting every available man on the case but the Consul demands one of his own is assigned to find his daughter; Detective Inspector Lee. Unwilling to cooperate, however, the FBI brings in arrogant LAPD detective James Carter to watch over Lee and keep him out of the way. Carter, frustrated with the pointless assignment, soon learns that keeping track of Lee is hardert han he first thought and he also acknowledges that the seemingly peaceful man is determined to bring back the girl alive.