Lethal Weapon

Lethal Weapon is a 1987 American buddy cop action movie. It was directed by Richard Donner and produced by him and Joel Silver. It was written by Shane Black. It stars Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as LAPD sergeants. Gibson plays narcotics sergeant Martin Riggs and Glover plays homicide sergeant Roger Murtaugh. They are very different from each other. However, they have to work together to stop a gang of heroin smugglers, including characters played by Gary Busey and Mitchell Ryan.

It is the first in a series of four movies.

Release dates

Country Premiere
23x15px United States 6 March 1987
23x15px Australia 28 May 1987
23x15px Brazil 28 May 1987
23x15px Philippines 10 June 1987
23x15px Japan 13 June 1987
23x15px Hong Kong 2 July 1987
23x15px Colombia 23 July 1987
23x15px Netherlands 23 July 1987
23x15px Denmark 24 July 1987
23x15px France 5 August 1987
23x15px Spain 7 August 1987
23x15px Portugal 7 August 1987
23x15px Sweden 14 August 1987
23x15px United Kingdom 28 August 1987
23x15px Ireland 28 August 1987
23x15px Norway 3 September 1987
Template:FRG 10 September 1987
23x15px Finland 11 September 1987
23x15px Italy 11 September 1987
23x15px Greece 13 September 1987
23x15px Argentina 22 October 1987
23x15px South Korea 24 December 1987
23x15px Turkey October 1989

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