Bad Company (film) A different film from the one released in 1995 with the same title. Gaylord Oakes, a veteran CIA agent must transform sarcastic, streetwise punk Jake Hayes into a sophisticated and savvy spy to replace his murdered identical twin brother. He has only nine days to accomplish this mission, before having to negotiate a sensitive nuclear weapons deal with terrorists. Directed by Joel Schumacher. A Touchstone Picture from Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Released on June 7, 2002. Stars Anthony Hopkins (Gaylord Oakes), Chris Rock (Jake Hayes), Matthew Marsh (Dragan Adjanic), Gabriel Macht (Seale), John Slattery (Roland Yates), Peter Stormare (Adrik Vas), Kerry Washington (Julie), Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon (Nicole). 117 min. Working title was Black Sheep. Filmed in Super 35 widescreen format in New York and Prague. Released on video in 2002.