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Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)

 -  Comedy  -  5 February 1993 (USA)
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An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the ... See full summary »

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An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares via the "Wilderness Girls" cookie drive. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Oh my god! They have guns! See more »

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Rated PG-13 for ribald humor and drug references | See all certifications »

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5 February 1993 (USA)  »

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National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1  »

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$8,200,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$27,979,400 (USA)
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Trivia

Samuel L. Jackson and Emilio Estevez's characters "Colt and Luger" are named after guns. William Shatner's "General Mortars" is named after an army used weapon and also loosely on the General Motors automobile company. See more »

Goofs

When Colt is mixing his cocktail in his trailer, the bottle of Jack Daniels he picks up is the colour of cola in the first shot but then a much lighter shade when he puts it down in the subsequent shot. See more »

Quotes

[Colt and Luger's car blows up]
Colt: Good thing we took valet.
Wes Luger: Taxi!
[the taxi blows up]
Colt: I guess we're making somebody nervous. But I'll tell you this: It's gonna take a helluva lot more than a couple of car bombs to get us off of this case.
Wes Luger: Not a helluva lot more.
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Crazy Credits

Closing dedication: This Film is Dedicated to the Memory of John S. Owens See more »

Connections

Spoofs Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) See more »

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LOVE KILLS
Performed by Freddie Mercury
Written by Freddie Mercury and Giorgio Moroder
Produced by Richard Wolf (uncredited)
Published by Budde Song, Inc./Queen Music Ltd.
Courtesy of Hollywood Records / EMI Records
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Better than people give credit for...
6 November 2003 | by (Fairmont, WV) – See all my reviews

This isn't Airplane!, The Man With Two Brains, , or any number of classic slapsticks, but it is up there, and it is funny. While it has its slow times, it still manages to make you laugh. Great one liners, and wonderful acting make it a solid and worthy buy. Everytime you watch it, you will find yet another smart-ass, sarcastic reply, an offbeat joke or an obscure parody. Loaded Weapon 1 hits and for 90% of the time doesn't miss. It honestly doesn't get enough credit.


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