R | | Action, Crime, Thriller
Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.
Blackie Dammett (real name John Kiedis), who portrays one of the drug dealers at the Christmas tree stand, is the father of Anthony Kiedis from Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Mind if I test drive your Audi?
Immediately before he struck by the bus, when the General is frantically trying to gain control of his vehicle after his driver was shot, the car's gear selector is in the park position.
There is a dedication to Dar Robinson, a stuntman who died in a motorbike accident as Lethal Weapon was in Post-Production.
The British TV version cut out most of the electric shower torture scene whereas the USA TV version left in the torture but cut out the "should marijuana be legalized" argument between Murtaugh and his daughter.
$6,829,949 8 March 1987