Lethal Weapon

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Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on their first homicide investigation as partners, involving a young woman known to Murtaugh with ties to a drug and prostitution ring.

Who Stars in Lethal Weapon

Mel Gibson
Sergeant Martin Riggs

Mel Gibson

Danny Glover
Sergeant Roger Murtaugh

Danny Glover

Gary Busey
Mr. Joshua

Gary Busey

Mitchell Ryan
General Peter McAllister

Mitchell Ryan

Tom Atkins
Michael Hunsaker

Tom Atkins

Darlene Love
Trish Murtaugh

Darlene Love


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Production


Silver Pictures


Warner Bros. Pictures


Facts

Status
Released

Release Date
1987-03-06

Original Language
English

Runtime
1 hr 50 mins

Budget
$ 15,000,000.00 (Estimated)

Revenue
$ 120,207,127.00 (USA)

Profit
$ 105,207,127.00 (Estimated in USA)

Genres
Adventure Action Comedy Thriller Crime

Keywords
self-destruction los angeles police detective ex soldier buddy cop lapd homicide detective christmas death of wife recklessness


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