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Release: 1987-03-06
Lethal Weapon
Can't Pull The Trigger Scene
Clip Description
Sgt. Riggs (Mel Gibson) looking at an old picture of his dead wife, puts a gun to his head but can't bring himself to commit suicide.
Movie Description
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.
Richard Donner
Warner Bros. Pictures, Silver Pictures