- Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on their first homicide investigation as partners, involving a young woman known to Murtaugh with ties to a drug and prostitution ring.
- Release Date
- 5 March 1987
- Richard Donner
- 1 h 50 min
- Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
- Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan, Tom Atkins, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Jackie Swanson, Damon Hines, Ebonie Smith, Gilles Kohler, Lycia Naff, Jack Thibeau, Ed O'Ross, Don Gordon, Patrick Cameron, Mary Ellen Trainor