R | | Action, Crime, Thriller
With personal crises and age weighing in on them, LAPD officers Riggs and Murtaugh must contend with deadly Chinese triads that are trying to free their former leaders out of prison and onto American soil.
Sean 'Diddy' Combs was considered for a part.
What's goin' on Rog, why you lyin' to me? Where's the money coming from? IA says you're on the take.
Roger Murtaugh: You ever hear of Ebony Clarke?
Martin Riggs: Yeah, she writes those cheesy sex novels... why? You boinkin' her?
Roger Murtaugh: No I'm not boinkin' her, Trish is Ebony Clarke.
Martin Riggs: ...
When the Chinese captain is running up the chairs in Chinatown and Riggs follows him, you can clearly see that it's not Riggs but a stunt man.
The previous Lethal Weapon movies, Lethal Weapon (1987), Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), and Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), are featured in the end credits as film stills.
Special edition on DVD includes deleted footage from all four "Lethal Weapon" films.
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
$34,048,124 (USA) (12 July 1998)