Beverly Hills Cop II (1987): Sequel, Also Starring Eddie Murphy

Paramount (Simpson-Bruckheimer Production)

Oscar Nominations: 1

Song: “Shakedown,” music by Harold Faltermeyer and Keith Forsey, lyrics by Faltermeyer, Forsey, and Bob Seger.

Oscar Context:

The Song Oscar went to the more popular tune, “I’ve Had the Time of My Life,” from “Dirty Dancing,” by Franke Previte, John DeNicola, and Donald Markowitz.