Lethal Weapon 3
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

Riggs and Murtaugh are back again. This time, they must stop a former cop who has become an arms dealer to L.A. street gangs.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 15, 1992
DVD Release Date: December 16, 1997
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
TIME Magazine

A cheerfully amoral movie that cannily caters to and satirizes our passion for cinematic violence.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

The movie isn't going anywhere, but it goes in circles at top speed.

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Fred Topel
We Live Entertainment

While I'd loved Sarah Connor and Ripley before her, Lorna Cole became the number one heroine I'd wish to save me as a dude in distress.

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Variety Staff

Manages to be highly entertaining and sanctions all its violence by making the bad guys so despicable that death seems to be the only solution.

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Mediocrity wielded by experts.

Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Lethal Weapon 3 is inexcusable crap, but it's sort of intriguing inexcusable crap.

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

What this sequel delivers is still the kind of high-speed roller-coaster action that producer Joel Silver's films often do so well.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

They know what they're doing and how to do it, but we miss the sense of invention that brightened the earlier movies.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The franchise is back to its middling ways with Lethal Weapon 3, a sporadically entertaining entry.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Chris Miele
Lethal Weapon 3 isn't a bad movie. It isn't as great as its two predecessors, but it's still pretty good. The problem with Lethal Weapon 3 is… More
Conner Rainwater
Not quite as good as the first two, but honestly, how were they supposed to top two of the greatest action movies ever made? What's great here is that… More
Alex roy
Third entry in the Lethal Weapon franchise is a film with mixed results. I really have mixed opinions on the series, and personally, I thought the first was… More
Lady D'arbanville
Another dull 90's Action sequel, where I'm not entirely sure what the theme of the film was if I were to have to explain it to anyone, took several… More
Jens S.
The third part of Richard Donner's cop buddy series is the silliest. It puts a lot more emphasis on humor, but once again offers plenty of violence and… More
Chris Weber
Things started to show some wear and tear by this point, but this is still a highly entertaining film filled with tons of laughs, great action sequences, and… More