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Lethal Weapon 3 ()


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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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Martin Riggs
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Roger Murtaugh
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Leo Getz
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Lorna Cole
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Jack Travis
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Captain Murphy
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Trish Murtaugh
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Rianne Murtaugh
Damon Hines ...
Nick Murtaugh
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Carrie Murtaugh
Gregory Millar ...
Tyrone
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Hatchett
Jason Rainwater ...
Young Cop (as Jason Meshover-Iorg)
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Herman Walters
Delores Hall ...
Delores
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Stephanie Woods
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Billy Phelps
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Smitty
Danny Wynands ...
Hershel
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Jaywalker
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Ernie / Detective
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Henchman #1 / Hubie
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Henchman #2
Paul Tuerpe ...
Henchman #3
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Squad Member #1 (as Ronnie Alicino)
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Squad Member #2
Eric Briant Wells ...
Squad Member #3
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Squad Member #4 (as Miguel Nunez)
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Squad Member #5
Bobby Wynn ...
Darryl
Sylvia Webb White ...
Darryl's Mother
Danny 'Big Black' Rey ...
Darryl's Father (as Danny Big Black)
Vince Howard ...
Preacher (as Vincent Howard)
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Doctor
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Nurse (as Lauren Shuler-Donner)
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Movie Director (as Stephen T. Kay)
Michael George Miller ...
Movie Assistant Director
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Movie Gun Punk
Adam Klineberg ...
Movie Cop
Michele Landry ...
Young Woman
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Young Man (as Scott M. Bryce)
Del Emory ...
Shower Cop
John Harms ...
Cop
James Oliver ...
Manager
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Patron
Thomas A. Geas ...
Man at Hamburger Stand
Gene Williams ...
Gangbanger
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Officer Selma
Harvey Fisher ...
Murtaugh Neighbor
Edward J. Rosen ...
Hockey Spectator #1 (as Edward Rosen)
Jay Della ...
Hockey Spectator #2 (as Jay Fiondella)
Steve Luport ...
Welder
Anthony T. Pennello ...
Dead Guard (as Anthony T. Pennelo)
Jay Byron ...
Guard
Germain Williams ...
Conductor
David Lee Bynum ...
Construction Worker
Steve Psaros ...
Desk Cop #1
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Desk Cop #2
Don Stanley ...
Highway Patrolman #1
Maryellen Aviano ...
Highway Patrolman #2
Michael Klastorin ...
CDR Worker (as Michael E. Klastorin)
J. Mills Goodloe ...
Harbormaster
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mike Agresta ...
Detective 2 (uncredited)
J. Neil Bloomer ...
Extra (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
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Dutch Cameraman (uncredited)
Rorion Gracie ...
Mustache Thug (uncredited)
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Extra (uncredited)
Steven A. Hite ...
Detective (uncredited)
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Drug Dealer (uncredited)
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Carpenter (uncredited)
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Bomb Scene Cop #1 (uncredited)
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Hockey Fan (uncredited)
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Fast Eddie (uncredited)
Tory Wynter ...
Street Hoodlum / Pimp (uncredited)

Directed by

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Richard Donner

Written by

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Jeffrey Boam ... (screenplay)
Jeffrey Boam ... (screenplay by) &
Robert Mark Kamen ... (screenplay by)
 
Jeffrey Boam ... (story by)
 
Shane Black ... (characters)

Produced by

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Alexander B. Collett ... associate producer
Richard Donner ... producer
Michael Klastorin ... associate producer (as Michael E. Klastorin)
Jennie Lew Tugend ... co-producer
Steve Perry ... co-producer
Joel Silver ... producer

Music by

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Eric Clapton
Michael Kamen
David Sanborn

Cinematography by

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Jan de Bont ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Robert Brown
Battle Davis

Editorial Department

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Norman Buckley ... assistant film editor
Brian L. Chambers ... assistant film editor
Sean Hubbert ... assistant film editor
David Mann ... assistant film editor
William J. Meshover ... assistant film editor (as Billy Meshover)
Dallas Puett ... additional editor (as Dallas S. Puett)
Pattye Rogers ... assistant film editor
Paul M. Wagner ... assistant film editor (as Paul Wagner)

Casting By

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Marion Dougherty

Production Design by

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James H. Spencer ... (as James Spencer)

Art Direction by

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Greg Papalia

Set Decoration by

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Richard C. Goddard ... (as Richard Goddard)

Costume Design by

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Teresa Goikoetxea ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department

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Paul Abascal ... key hair stylist
Scott H. Eddo ... makeup supervisor
Dino Ganziano ... hair stylist
Richard Snell ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Geno Escarrega ... post-production supervisor
Steve Perry ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Warren Gray ... second second assistant director (as Warren D. Gray)
Michael Alan Kahn ... first assistant director
Steve Perry ... second unit director
Gregory Kent Simmons ... second assistant director
Robert J. Smawley ... second second assistant director
Charlie Picerni ... second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Rick Chavez ... assistant property master
John Hinkle ... standby painter (as John Dee Hinkle)
Gary F. Kieldrup ... assistant property master (as Gary Kieldrup)
Michael Muscarella ... construction coordinator (as Michael A. Muscarella)
Michael Papac ... property master
Mark Poll ... set designer
John Schacht ... lead man (as John A. Schacht)
Edmund Villa ... property master: second unit
Ciro Vuoso ... construction foreman
Cary Conway ... painter (uncredited)
Michael Denering ... scenic artist (uncredited)
Edward T. Reiff Jr. ... set constructor (uncredited)
Tom von Badinski ... welder (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Wayne Artman ... re-recording mixer
Bub Asman ... sound editor
Petra Bach ... adr editor
Joseph F. Brennan ... boom operator (as Joseph Brennan)
Thomas Causey ... sound mixer
Virginia Cook-McGowan ... sound editor
Samuel C. Crutcher ... sound editor
Tom E. Dahl ... re-recording mixer (as Tom Dahl)
Greg Dillon ... sound editor
Dean Drabin ... adr mixer
Jay Dranch ... sound editor (as J. Dranch)
Christopher Flick ... sound editor
Richard Friedman ... adr editor
Barbara Gandolfo-Frady ... sound editor
Eric Gotthelf ... foley mixer
Allen Hartz ... sound editor
Anne Haskell ... adr mixer
Robert G. Henderson ... supervising sound editor
David L. Horton Jr. ... sound editor
David M. Horton ... sound editor
Franklin Jones Jr. ... re-recording mixer (as Frank Jones)
James J. Klinger ... sound editor
Bruce Lacey ... sound editor
Darrin Martin ... sound editor (as Darrin V. Martin)
Joe Morrisey ... sound editor
Joe Mosca ... sound editor (as Joseph A. Mosca)
Jayme S. Parker ... sound editor
Lisa M. Risen ... adr editor (as Lisa Risen)
Solange S. Schwalbe ... sound editor (as Solange S. Boisseau)
Corinne Sessarego ... adr editor (as Corrine Sessarego)
James Simcik ... supervising adr editor
Scott A. Tinsley ... sound editor (as Scot Tinsley)
Robert Ulrich ... adr editor (as Robert Gustav Ulrich)
Brooke Henderson Ward ... sound editor (as Brooke Henderson-Ward)
Robb Wilson ... sound editor
Dennis C. Salcedo ... boom operator: additional photography, second unit (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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William Aldridge ... special effects
Jon G. Belyeu ... special effects coordinator
R. Michael Bisetti ... special effects (as R. Mike Bissetti)
Chris Burton ... special effects (as Chris L. Burton)
Ken Ebert ... special effects
Larry L. Fuentes ... special effects (as Larry Fuentes)
Don Hathaway ... special effects
Greg C. Jensen ... special effects (as Greg Jensen)
Bruce Y. Kuroyama ... special effects (as Bruce Kuroyama)
Steve Luport ... special effects
Jeffrey Machit ... special effects (as J.C. Machit)
Arnold Peterson ... special effects (as Arnie Peterson)
Steve Purcell ... special effects
Paul Sabourin ... special effects
Jim Schwalm ... special effects (as Jim Schwalm)
Harold Selig ... special effects (as Hal Selig)
Bob Stoker ... special effects foreman
Lucinda Strub ... special effects
Matt Sweeney ... special effects supervisor
Fred Tessaro ... special effects (as Frederick H. Tessaro)
Rich E. Cordobes ... special effects technician (uncredited)
Ray O. Hardesty ... special effects technician (uncredited)
Richard Ratliff ... special effects (uncredited)
Gary Zink ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts

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Gregory J. Barnett ... stunts (as Gregory Barnett)
Bobby Bass ... stunts
Sandy Berumen ... stunts
Steve Boyum ... stunts
Janet Brady ... stunts
Tony Brubaker ... stunts
Steven Chambers ... stunts (as Steve Chambers)
Jeffrey J. Dashnaw ... stunts (as Jeff Dashnow)
Jadie David ... stunts
Tim A. Davison ... stunts
Shane Dixon ... stunts
Cheryl Wheeler Duncan ... stunts (as Cheryl Wheeler-Dixon)
Sparky Edmonston ... stunts (as Sparky Edmunston)
Tony Epper ... stunts
Roy Farfel ... stunts
Bill Hart ... stunts
Billy Hank Hooker ... stunts
Buddy Joe Hooker ... stunts
Tommy J. Huff ... stunts (as Thomas J. Huff)
Matt Johnston ... stunts
Cher Meier ... stunts
John Meier ... stunts
Bennie Moore ... stunts
Frank Orsatti ... stunts
Manny Perry ... stunts
Chuck Picerni Jr. ... stunts (as Charles Picerni Jr.)
Paul V. Picerni Jr. ... stunts (as Paul Picerni)
Charlie Picerni ... stunt coordinator
Steve Picerni ... stunts
Chad Randall ... stunts
Mic Rodgers ... stunt coordinator
Danny Rogers ... stunts
Michael Runyard ... stunts
Tim Trella ... stunts
Christopher J. Tuck ... stunts (as Chris Tuck)
Dick Ziker ... stunts
Kenny Bates ... stunts (uncredited)
Jeff Bornstein ... stunt driver (uncredited)
Richard Burch ... stunts (uncredited)
Steve M. Davison ... stunts (uncredited)
James Grayford ... utility stunts (uncredited)
Kane Hodder ... stunts (uncredited)
David Lea ... stunts (uncredited)
Jim O'Rear ... stunts (uncredited)
Victor Paul ... stunts (uncredited)
Bruce Pobanz ... stunts (uncredited)
Pat Romano ... stunts (uncredited)
Eddie L. Watkins ... stunts (uncredited)
Scott Workman ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Steve Adcock ... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Christopher Blauvelt ... second assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit
Michael Brennan ... dolly grip
Malcolm Bryce ... lighting technician
Richmond G. Cogswell ... video assist
Michael J. Coo ... key grip (as Michael Coo)
John J. Ellingwood ... second assistant camera: "b" camera
William E. Fitch ... best boy grip
Martin Glover ... loader (as Martin J. Glover)
Leslie J. Kovacs ... chief lighting technician (as Les Kovacs)
Gregory Lundsgaard ... steadicam operator
J. Steven Matzinger ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Benny McNulty ... assistant chief lighting technician
Aaron Pazanti ... camera operator: "a" camera, second unit
E. Christopher Reed ... rigging gaffer
Calmar Roberts ... first assistant camera: "a" camera (as Cal Roberts)
Michael Scott ... camera operator: "a" camera
Stephen Sfetku ... film loader
Stephen Vaughan ... still photographer
Julian Whatley ... first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit (as Julian A. Whatley IV)
Alexander Witt ... director of photography: second unit
J. Neil Bloomer ... grip (uncredited)
David Canestro ... rigging key grip (uncredited)
Stephen M. Clark ... camera operator (uncredited)
C.W. Fallin ... camera operator (uncredited)
Scott Fieldsteel ... assistant chief lighting technician (uncredited)
Adam Glick ... set lighting technician (uncredited)
Ron Kunecke ... musco light operator (uncredited)
Sky Rockit ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Kenny Schneider ... lighting technician (uncredited)
Chip Swetnam ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Michael T. Travers ... grip (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Owens Hill ... casting associate

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Brian Callahan ... costumer: Mr. Gibson
Nava R. Sadan ... costumer (as Nava Sadan)
Nick Scarano ... costume supervisor
Lori Stilson ... costumer: women
Michael Voght ... costumer: Mr. Glover

Location Management

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Michael J. Burmeister ... location manager
Deborah J. Page ... location manager (as Deborah Page)
Paul Pav ... location manager
Janice Polley ... location manager
Rob Klein ... location representative (uncredited)

Music Department

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Christopher Brooks ... supervising music editor (as Christopher S. Brooks)
J.J. George ... assistant music editor (as James J. George)
Michael Kamen ... conductor / orchestrator
Stephen McLaughlin ... music producer
Eric Reasoner ... music editor
William Ross ... orchestrator
Jonathan Sacks ... orchestrator
Bruce Babcock ... composer: additional music (uncredited) / orchestrator (uncredited)
Tom Boyd ... musician: oboe soloist (uncredited)
Vince Caro ... Music Recording Engineer (uncredited)
Robert Fernandez ... music score mixer (uncredited)
Michael Kamen ... music producer (uncredited)
Norman Ludwin ... musician: bass (uncredited)
John Moses ... musician: clarinetist (uncredited)
Lolita Ritmanis ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Lonnie Craig ... driver
Jack Lietzke ... transportation coordinator
Austin Marcos ... driver captain
Dan Romero ... transportation captain
John M. Woodward ... transportation coordinator (as John Woodward)
Steve Bonner ... driver: cast (uncredited)
Craig Lietzke ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew

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Jim Barr ... production accountant
Matthew J. Birch ... staff assistant
Christian Capobianco ... staff assistant
David Aaron Clemmons ... staff assistant
Lisa Cogswell ... assistant: Steve Perry (as Lisa Viole Cogswell)
Dan Cracchiolo ... assistant: Joel Silver
Nina Davidovich ... assistant: Jennie Lew Tugend
Frank B. Davis ... craft service
Karyn Fields ... researcher
Spencer Franklin ... production secretary
Art Fransen ... technical advisor
Gary Gero ... animal trainer
Edward E. Giddens ... staff assistant
J. Mills Goodloe ... assistant: Richard Donner
William Shane Grisco ... animal trainer (as William Grisco)
Edward T. Hanley ... hockey technical advisor
Melanie Harris ... staff assistant
Sati Jamal ... staff assistant
Laura Lee Kasten ... staff assistant
Tony Kerum ... caterer
Avi Korein ... staff assistant
Delfin Labao ... staff assistant
Ernest H. Lauterio ... craft service (as Ernest Lauterio)
Dierdre Levine ... staff assistant
Richard Malzahn ... title photography
Mark Marshall ... assistant: Jennie Lew Tugend
Sherry Marshall ... assistant production secretary
Lauren Mathews-Hill ... assistant production accountant (as Lauren Mathews-Sweeney)
Kari Ann Messina ... assistant: Mel Gibson
Teresa Ann Miller ... animal trainer (as Teresa Miller)
Elizabeth Morin ... staff assistant
Cynthia Neber ... executive assistant: Richard Donner
John O'Connor ... staff assistant
Kimberly Payne ... staff assistant
Craig A. Pinckes ... staff assistant (as Craig Pinckes)
Jim Porter ... first aid
Trudy Ramirez ... script supervisor
Lisa Reardon ... staff assistant
Anne S. Reilly ... unit publicist (as Anne Reilly)
Jason Roberts ... assistant: Richard Donner
Mika Saito ... staff assistant
Loren Shertzer ... staff assistant
Louise Weber ... assistant: Joel Silver (as Louise M. Weber)
Robert R. Willis ... staff assistant
Tammy Blackburn ... animal trainer (uncredited)
Jesse Blanco ... production assistant (uncredited)
Bernie Cassar ... production assistant (uncredited)
Bill Daly ... post-production accountant (uncredited)
Carrie Fisher ... script doctor (uncredited)
James Grayford ... stand-in (uncredited)
Paul Guyot ... stand-in (uncredited)
Alan D. Purwin ... helicopter pilot (uncredited)
Sally Jo Sousa ... animal trainer: cat (uncredited)
Victoria A. Zamora ... construction accountant (uncredited)

Thanks

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Pete Wilson ... special thanks (as Governor Wilson of the State of California)
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Storyline

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Plot Summary

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

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Taglines The magic is back again! See more »
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Also Known As
  • L'arme fatale 3 (France)
  • Brennpunkt L.A. - Die Profis sind zurück (Germany)
  • Lethal Weapon 3: Die Profis sind zurück (Germany)
  • Arma letal 3 (Spain)
  • Foniko oplo 3 (Greece)
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Runtime
  • 118 min
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Box Office

Budget $35,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend United States $33,243,086, 17 May 1992
Cumulative Worldwide Gross $175,000,000

Did You Know?

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Trivia During the scene where Riggs and Lorna are comparing scars, many of Riggs' were given to him during the events of Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), specifically the gun shots in his lung and the knife wound in the back of his leg. See more »
Goofs During the shootout at the burger stand, Sgt. Murtaugh's gun switches from a silver automatic to a black revolver. However, after Murtaugh empties his automatic he can be seen reaching for his secondary weapon, the black revolver. It's common for police officers, especially plain clothes officers, to carry a back-up weapon. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Mel Gibson's Video Diary 2: Lethal Weapon 3 (1991). See more »
Soundtracks It's Probably Me See more »
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 »
Quotes Riggs: We can't shoot a dog. People? Okay, but not dogs.
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