About the film
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Release Date: March 06, 1987
|Slogan||:||«If these two can learn to stand each other... the bad guys don't stand a chance.»|
|Genres||:||Adventure, Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime|
|Production Companies||:||Silver Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Producers||:||Joel Silver, Marion Dougherty, Richard Donner, Jennie Lew Tugend|
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.