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Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh pursue a former LAPD officer who uses his knowledge of police procedure and policies to steal and sell confiscated guns and ammunition to local street gangs.

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Storyline

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 Graeme Roy <gsr@cbmamiga.demon.co.uk>

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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15 May 1992 (USA)  »

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Arma mortal 3  »

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$33,243,086 (USA) (17 May 1992)

Gross:

$144,731,527 (USA)
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Robert De Niro was considered to play Jack Travis. See more »

Goofs

When Travis is telling Captain Murphy why he loves the police station in Murphy's car, Travis's reflection in the rear-view mirror shows that his lips are not moving. See more »

Quotes

Roger Murtaugh: I hope that when I do retire your new partner is just like you.
Martin Riggs: That won't happen to me because there are winners and there are losers, and God wouldn't do that to me.
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Crazy Credits

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 »


Soundtracks

It's Probably Me
Music by Michael Kamen and Eric Clapton
Lyrics by Sting
Produced by Michael Kamen and Stephen McLaughlin
Performed by Sting with Eric Clapton
Sting appears courtesy of A&M Records
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Ultimate 90s Christmas film absolute the best .
24 February 2013 | by (England) – See all my reviews

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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