'Cop' hauls in Canada b.o. nod

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TORONTO -- The Quebec bilingual buddy movie "Bon Cop, Bad Cop" will receive the Golden Reel Award as the highest-grossing Canadian movie of 2006 at next week's Genie Awards, the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television said Thursday.

The comedy, directed by Eric Canuel and starring Patrick Huard and Colm Feore, broke boxoffice records by grossing CAN$12.2 million ($10.3 million) in the Canadian market.

"Bon Cop, Bad Cop" producer Kevin Tierney will accept the Golden Reel nod at the Genies, Canada's film awards, which will be handed out Tuesday in Toronto.

"Bon Cop, Bad Cop" will enter the Genies competition with 10 nominations, including one for best picture.
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