National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1
National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)

The Lethal Weapon series and the rest of the buddy-cop genre receives the parody treatment in this low-brow comedy. Emilio Estevez stars as Jack Colt, the Mel Gibson-like loose cannon, while Samuel L. Jackson assumes the Danny Glover role… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 21, 1999
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Critic Score: 13% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Trevor Johnston
Time Out

A new low in lame spoofery.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson

actually very funny

Hollywood Bitchslap

In a career of poor choices, perhaps this one was the worst. Oh sure, it made money, but it also turned Emilio Estevez into Leslie Nielsen.

James Berardinelli

This film is stale.

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Clint Morris

As much a poor man's "Hot Shots" if ever they were

Rita Kempley
Washington Post

A buddy cop parody of the lowest possible caliber.

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Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

A second-rate attempt to out-Zucker the Zucker brothers.

Flixster Audience Score: 50% Flixster User Reviews
JY Skacto
Gene Quintano brings out the senseless comedy in National Lampoon's <i>Loaded Weapon 1</i>.<p>Riding the coat tails of <i>Lethal… More
Aj V
An hilarious spoof of Lethal Weapon and just buddy cop movies in general. The cast is impressive, too, I loved seeing Shatner as the bad guy, especially. This… More
BG Movie Reviews 2011
This may be old, this may be cheesy, and this may be a parody, but this has got to be one of the most insanely funny films I have seen! When you stick Samuel L.… More
Anthony Lawrie
A silly spoof of the Lethal Weapon films. One of the National Lampoon?s better attempts!
Mike S
Second-rate spoof flick with an embarrasingly low laugh count. I really wanted to like this, but with all the clumsy directing and even worse writing, it's… More
Martin Sahlin
The story wasn't so good...but there was a couple of fun stuff and a lot of actors