Lethal Weapon 4 Synopsis
Los Angeles policemen (Mel Gibson, Danny Glover) confront Chinese smugglers.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
One could argue about which "Lethal Weapon'' is the best, but No. 4 is certainly the funniest, warmest and most idiosyncratic.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

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I think the script by television writer Channing Gibson (no relation) is the funniest of them all.
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
It's a calculated formula for success, and makes for entertaining viewing, but those expecting something with the spark of the first two...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
This movie is exceptionally brutal, cruel, savage and without conscience -- and that's just the comic parts. In contrast, the violent...
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60

Empire

Part 4, to its credit, is the noisiest. Disappointingly, it's also the worst: not bad, just not as good.
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50

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The movie has homophobic touches, though, and with so many Asian characters, some viewers may wonder why every single one is portrayed as...
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50

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
Don't get your expectations up, but "LW4" is a decent enough date film.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
At the Lethal Weapon plant, what you see, after 11 years, are the rusting remnants of a once innovative model.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Lethal Weapon 4 has all the technical skill of the first three movies in the series, but lacks the secret weapon, which was conviction.
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20

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Cynical and contemptuous of its audience, this lazy sequel oozes an insufferable air of self-satisfaction.
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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 15 & under Hong Kong action plus buddy cop formula.
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