A veteran cop, Murtaugh, is partnered with a young suicidal cop, Riggs. Both having one thing in common; hating working in pairs. Now they must learn to work with one another to stop a gang of drug smugglers.
Martin Riggs finally meets his match in the form of Lorna Cole, a beautiful but tough policewoman. Together with Roger Murtaugh, his partner, the three attempt to expose a crooked former policeman and his huge arms racket. The crooked cop (Jack Travis) thwarts them at every turn, mainly by killing anyone who is about to talk, but Murtaugh has personal problems of his own as his family are brought into the equation. Written by
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After the building explosion, when they are busted down to patrolman, Riggs and Murtaugh argue over which wire Riggs cut, having forgotten which wire he cut. During the incident, Riggs swapped which wire he was going to cut, first saying blue, then switching in the middle to red. In the cropped pan-and-scan TV version, it is unclear which wire he eventually cuts. However, in the original widescreen theatrical version, it is clear that Riggs cuts the red wire. See more »
As the villains attempt to flee, they and Riggs drive onto a section of freeway that is being newly constructed. However there are already skid marks on the road surface, which is of course impossible. These appear to be from previous takes on the scene as they match the truck's path perfectly. See more »
During the credits you can hear that another bomb has been discovered. When Martin and Roger show up in their car, they have this discussion again whether or not to go in. Just as they stop at the building, the whole building explodes and you can hear Martin saying, while backing up the car, "I hope nobody saw us". See more »
Great 90s fun this is the best i bought this and all the atmosphere around me came 90s at Christmas time iv never seen a better action film , you must buy its got everything good in it popcorn and a classic fim makes your eyes glue to the screen this made my Christmas special the humour , the 90s elements , the case and the opening was ultimate gold . I would buy this right now if you want to get it and the 90s will come to you its an excecellent all time film that i could watch all day including mant others i now have an 80s and 90s love and now its a great change . 10.0 top notch , every thing is good this gets 10 Oscars from me for outstanding life changing film great stuff .
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