Released Date
July 7, 1989
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Action
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$147,253,986 + $80,600,000 = $227,853,986
66

Mel Gibson

as Detective Martin Riggs

78

Joe Pesci

as Leo Getz

75

Danny Glover

as Detective Roger Murtaugh

80

Darlene Love

as Trish Murtaugh

58

Dean Norris

as Detective Tim Cavanaugh

53

Patsy Kensit

as Rika van den Haas

93

Joss Ackland

as Arjen Rudd

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Mary Ellen Trainor

as Dr. Stephanie Woods

66

Nestor Serrano

as Detective Eddie Estaban

65

Mark Rolston

as Hans

About Lethal Weapon 2

Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities.

About

Riggs and Murtaugh return for the second installment of the Lethal Weapon franchise to trail South African diplomats engaging in criminal activities.

Trivia

The film earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Sound Editing. The screenplay was written by Jeff Boam based on a story by Shane Black and Warren Murphy.