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Lethal Weapon 2 (7-Jul-1989)

Director: Richard Donner

Writers: Shane Black; Jeffrey Boam; Warren Murphy

Music by: Michael Kamen; Eric Clapton; David Sanborn

Producers: Richard Donner; Joel Silver

Keywords: Action/Thriller

Riggs and Murtaugh are assigned to protect Leo Getz, a federal witness to money laundering. An assassin makes an attempt on Getz but is killed; when the duo return with a full police retinue to make arrests, they find the mastermind to be a South African diplomat, using diplomatic immunity as a shield for his criminality. Good first sequel to Lethal Weapon (1987). Received an Oscar nomination for Best Sound Effects Editing.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Joss Ackland
Actor
29-Feb-1928   White Mischief
Mel Gibson
Actor
3-Jan-1956   Mad Max
Danny Glover
Actor
22-Jul-1946   Lethal Weapon
Patsy Kensit
Actor
4-Mar-1968   Absolute Beginners
Jack McGee
Actor
2-Feb-1949   Chief Jerry Reilly on Rescue Me
Dean Norris
Actor
c. 1963   Hank Schrader on Breaking Bad
Joe Pesci
Actor
9-Feb-1943   Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas
Jim Piddock
Actor
8-Apr-1956   A Mighty Wind
Nestor Serrano
Actor
5-Nov-1955   Capt. Bruno Dante on Witchblade

CAST

Mel Gibson   ...   Martin Riggs
Danny Glover   ...   Roger Murtaugh
Joe Pesci   ...   Leo Getz
Joss Ackland   ...   Arjen Rudd
Derrick O'Connor   ...   Pieter Vorstedt
Patsy Kensit   ...   Rika Van Den Haas
Co-Starring
Darlene Love   ...   Trish Murtaugh
Traci Wolfe   ...   Rianne Murtaugh
Mark Rolston   ...   Hans
Steve Kahan   ...   Capt. Murphy
Jenette Goldstein   ...   Meagan Shapiro
Dean Norris   ...   Tim Cavanaugh
Juney Smith   ...   Tom Wyler
Nestor Serrano   ...   Eddie Estaban
Philip Suriano   ...   Joseph Ragucci
Grand L. Bush   ...   Jerry Collins
Tony Carreiro   ...   Marcelli
Damon Hines   ...   Nick Murtaugh
Ebonie Smith   ...   Carrie Murtaugh
Allan Dean Moore   ...   George
Jack McGee   ...   Carpenter
Paul Tuerpe   ...   Hitman
Philip Maurice Miller   ...   Hitman
Sherman Howard   ...   Hitman
Bruce Young   ...   Hitman
Guy Mack   ...   Hitman
Danny Wynands   ...   Hitman
Pat Skipper   ...   Hitman
Robert Fol   ...   Consulate Guard
Virginia Shannon   ...   Consulate Office Worker
Danny Ondrejko   ...   Consulate Clerk #2
Jim Piddock   ...   Consulate Envoy
Kenneth Tigar   ...   Bomb Squad Leader
Jim Birge   ...   Bomb Squad Cop #2
Patrick Cameron   ...   Bomb Squad Cop #3
Mary Ellen Trainor   ...   Police Psychiatrist
David Marciano   ...   Cop #1
Tommy Hinkley   ...   Cop #2
Norm Wilson   ...   Detective in Squad Room
Jeanne McGuire   ...   Computer Operator #1
Catherine Guel   ...   Computer Operator #2
Lionel Douglass   ...   Officer Friesen
James Oliver   ...   Officer Moss
Salim Jaidi   ...   Policeman
Al Weber, Jr.   ...   Poolside Card Player
Edward J. Rosen   ...   Poolside Card Player
Jay Della   ...   Poolside Card Player
Marian Collier   ...   Poolside Card Player
Orlando Bonner   ...   Tow Truck Driver
Cynthia Burr   ...   Owner of Honda
Sam the Dog   ...   Himself
Burbank the Cat   ...   Himself

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