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.
Plot Keywords: showdown, self-destruction, police, mixed martial arts, los angeles, california, police detective, ex soldier, wisecrack humor, buddy cop, lapd, maverick cop, homicide detective, death of wife, action hero, recklessness
|Production Companies||Silver Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Production Country||United States of America|