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Loaded Weapon 1

DVD cover for Loaded Weapon 1.
Directed by Gene Quintano
Produced by Suzanne Todd
David Willis
Written by Gene Quintano
Don Holley
Tori Tellem
Starring Emilio Estevez
Samuel L. Jackson
Kathy Ireland
Frank McRae
Tim Curry
William Shatner
Music by Robert Folk
Distributed by New Line Cinema
Release date(s) February 5, 1993
Running time 84 min.
Language English
IMDb profile

National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 (also known as Loaded Weapon 1) is a 1993 comedy film, directed by Gene Quintano and starring Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson and William Shatner. Image File history File links This image is used under fair use. ... Gene Quintano is an American film actor, producer, writer and director best known for writing sequels to the hit film Police Academy and directing films such as Dollar For The Dead and Loaded Weapon 1, both starring Emilio Estevez. ... Gene Quintano is an American film actor, producer, writer and director best known for writing sequels to the hit film Police Academy and directing films such as Dollar For The Dead and Loaded Weapon 1, both starring Emilio Estevez. ... Emilio Estévez (born May 12, 1962) is an American actor, director and writer. ... Samuel Jackson redirects here. ... // Kathy Ireland, named “best friend to working mothers” by the Associated Press and London Times began her career as a supermodel before undergoing a “metamorphosis to Super Mogul” as stated by Readers Digest. ... Frank McRae (born in Memphis, Tennessee on June 3, 1942) is an American actor and former professional football player. ... Timothy James Curry (born April 19, 1946) is an Emmy Award-winning English actor, singer, and composer, perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show and as Pennywise the Dancing Clown in Stephen Kings It. ... William Alan Shatner (born on March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor who gained fame for playing James Tiberius Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ... Robert Folk is a graduate and former faculty member of the famed Juilliard School in New York City. ... New Line redirects here. ... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The year 1993 in film involved many significant films. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... January 1973 cover of National Lampoon National Lampoon was an American humor magazine that began in 1970 as an offshoot of the Harvard Lampoon. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... Comedy film is genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor. ... Gene Quintano is an American film actor, producer, writer and director best known for writing sequels to the hit film Police Academy and directing films such as Dollar For The Dead and Loaded Weapon 1, both starring Emilio Estevez. ... Emilio Estévez (born May 12, 1962) is an American actor, director and writer. ... Samuel Jackson redirects here. ... William Alan Shatner (born on March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor who gained fame for playing James Tiberius Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ...


The film mainly spoofed the plot of Lethal Weapon 2 but also referred to movies such as Basic Instinct, Die Hard, Dirty Harry, Rambo and 48 Hrs.. One scene parodied Clarice Starling's first meeting with Dr. Hannibal Lecter from The Silence of the Lambs. In contemporary usage, a parody (or lampoon) is a work that imitates another work in order to ridicule, ironically comment on, or poke some affectionate fun at the work itself, the subject of the work, the author or fictional voice of the parody, or another subject. ... Lethal Weapon 2 is the second movie in the Lethal Weapon series, released in 1989. ... Basic Instinct is a 1992 thriller film, directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Joe Eszterhas. ... This article is about the 1988 action film. ... For other uses, see Dirty Harry (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Sylvester Stallone character and films. ... 48 Hrs. ... Clarice M. Starling is a fictional character in the novels The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal by Thomas Harris. ... Hannibal Lecter is a fictional character in a series of novels by author Thomas Harris. ... The Silence of the Lambs is a 1991 Academy Award-winning film directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins. ...

Contents

Plot summary

Los Angeles detective Billie York (Whoopi Goldberg, uncredited) is murdered by Mr. Jigsaw (dressed as a wilderness girl) because she possesses a microfilm with the recipe to turn cocaine into wilderness girls cookies and she won't hand it over to the ones that seek it. Detective Wes Luger (Samuel L. Jackson) takes the case in an attempt to avenge the death of his former partner. As part of the terms for letting Luger taking the case, psychotic burned-out narcotic agent Jack Colt (Emilio Estevez) is assigned to the case with Luger. They pursue the villains Lethal Weapon style. Before the villains are apprehended however, Luger must journey into his past to realize the right thing to do. In the end, the Cookie Factory is destroyed in an explosion due to a cigarette and a gasoline spill. LAPD and L.A.P.D. redirect here. ... Gumshoe redirects here. ... Whoopi Goldberg (born November 13, 1955) is an American actress, comedian, radio presenter, host, and author. ... Microfilm machines may be available at libraries or record archives. ... This article is about culinary recipes. ... For other uses, see Cocaine (disambiguation). ... This page is about edible cookies. ... Samuel Jackson redirects here. ... Emilio Estévez (born May 12, 1962) is an American actor, director and writer. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Taglines

  • Oh my God! They have guns!
  • Don't Shoot, You'll Spoil The Sequel!
  • See it before they make the sequel.
  • We'd like to have been nominated for 9 ACADEMY AWARDS.
  • Oh my God! They're on video!
  • Rent it before someone else does.

Main cast

Emilio Estévez (born May 12, 1962) is an American actor, director and writer. ... For other uses, see CMC. Colts Manufacturing Company (CMC--formerly Colts Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company) is a United States firearms manufacturer founded in 1847. ... Samuel Jackson redirects here. ... The Parabellum-Pistole (Pistol Parabellum), popularly known as the Luger pistol is a semi-automatic self-loading pistol patented by Georg Luger in 1898 and manufactured by Deutsche Waffen- und Munitionsfabriken (DWM) starting in 1900. ... Jonathan Lovitz (born July 21, 1957 in Tarzana, California) is an American actor and comedian perhaps best known as a cast member of Saturday Night Live and for his show The Critic. ... Timothy James Curry (born April 19, 1946) is an Emmy Award-winning English actor, singer, and composer, perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show and as Pennywise the Dancing Clown in Stephen Kings It. ... // Kathy Ireland, named “best friend to working mothers” by the Associated Press and London Times began her career as a supermodel before undergoing a “metamorphosis to Super Mogul” as stated by Readers Digest. ... Frank McRae (born in Memphis, Tennessee on June 3, 1942) is an American actor and former professional football player. ... William Alan Shatner (born on March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor who gained fame for playing James Tiberius Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ... Fahrid Murray Abraham[1] (born October 24, 1939) is an American actor. ...

Celebrity cameos

This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Scotty redirects here. ... Erik Estrada at DragonCon 07 in Atlanta, GA Erik Estrada (born March 16, 1949 in East Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent, known for his co-starring lead role in the 1977–1983 US television series CHiPs. ... Lawrence Wilcox (born August 8, 1947) is an American actor, best known for his role as Officer Jon Baker in CHiPs, an American television series about the motorcycle officers of the California Highway Patrol. ... Corey Scott Feldman (born July 16, 1971) is an American film and television actor. ... Gleason in his role as Principal Richard Vernon in 1985s The Breakfast Club Paul Xavier Gleason (May 4, 1939 – May 27, 2006) was an American film and television actor. ... Whoopi Goldberg (born November 13, 1955) is an American actress, comedian, radio presenter, host, and author. ... Phil Hartman (September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998) was a Canadian-American Emmy Award-winning writer as well as an actor, voice artist, comedian and graphic artist. ... Denis Leary (born Denis Colin Leary on August 18, 1957) is a Golden Globe and Emmy Award-nominated American actor, comedian, writer and director. ... Richard Moll (born January 13, 1943) is an American actor. ... Denise Lee Richards (born February 17, 1971) is an American actress and former fashion model. ... Charles Irwin Sheen (born September 3, 1965) is a Golden Globe Award-winning and Emmy-nominated American actor. ... J.T. Walsh (September 28, 1943–February 27, 1998) was an American actor best known for his roles as quietly sinister white-collar sleazeballs (quote from Leonard Maltin) in numerous feature films. ... Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955) is a Golden Globe- and double Emmy-winning German-born American actor and singer. ... John McClane is a fictional character in the Die Hard series of films. ... Allyce Beasley (b. ... Doctor Joyce Brothers was born in 1928, and is one of the leading family psychologists and advice columnists, publishing a daily syndicated newspaper column since 1960. ... Christopher Lambert (born March 29, 1957 as Christophe Guy Denis Lambert) is an American-born French actor. ...

Trivia

  • Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox appear in their CHiPs roles during a shootout scene. Yet in the entire six-year run of CHiPs, they never once drew their weapons.
  • When the German soldiers talk to each other, a subtitle is "Relax, only a psychotic, burned out cop would try to break in." But the actual line is, "Relax, only an ape would come in here."
  • Paul Gleason played FBI Agent Dwayne T. Robinson in this film, while in Die Hard he plays Deputy Chief Dwayne T. Robinson and has a line "We're gonna need some more FBI guys I guess."
  • There was every intention to make a sequel to this movie. A deal had been set in place before this movie had gone into production and a poster had even been printed with the caption "Oh come ON, you knew it was coming!" However when the movie underperformed the deal was severed.
  • A closer look at the wall of torture and instruments of pain will show a mounted VHS case of the George Lucas-produced film Howard the Duck.
  • During the war of words between General Mortars and McCracken, McCracken tries to win the argument with the line "Life is very short and there is no time for fussin' and fightin', my friend!" a line from The Beatles song "We Can Work It Out".
  • Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards have cameo roles in this film. In 2001, in the film set of Good Advice, they met each other and got married.

Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Erik Estrada at DragonCon 07 in Atlanta, GA Erik Estrada (born March 16, 1949 in East Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent, known for his co-starring lead role in the 1977–1983 US television series CHiPs. ... Lawrence Wilcox (born August 8, 1947) is an American actor, best known for his role as Officer Jon Baker in CHiPs, an American television series about the motorcycle officers of the California Highway Patrol. ... CHiPs is an American television series produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios that aired on NBC from September 15, 1977 to July 17, 1983. ... Gleason in his role as Principal Richard Vernon in 1985s The Breakfast Club Paul Xavier Gleason (May 4, 1939 – May 27, 2006) was an American film and television actor. ... This article is about the 1988 action film. ... George Walton Lucas, Jr. ... Howard the Duck (also known as Howard: A New Breed of Hero in Europe), is a 1986 live-action film produced by Lucasfilm and Universal Pictures, directed by Willard Huyck from a script by Huyck and his wife Gloria Katz. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ... We Can Work It Out is a song written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon and released by The Beatles as a double A-sided single with Day Tripper. The song is a classic instance of true Lennon-McCartney collaboration, its authors meeting more closely in a single song only... Moonlighting is a television series that first aired on ABC in the United States from 1985 to 1989 with a total of 66 episodes. ... Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955) is a Golden Globe- and double Emmy-winning German-born American actor and singer. ... Allyce Beasley (b. ... This article is about the 1988 action film. ... John McClane is a fictional character in the Die Hard series of films. ... Charles Irwin Sheen (born September 3, 1965) is a Golden Globe Award-winning and Emmy-nominated American actor. ... Denise Lee Richards (born February 17, 1971) is an American actress and former fashion model. ...

External links

The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) is an online database of information about movies, actors, television shows, production crew personnel, and video games. ...

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Loaded Weapon 1 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (158 words)
Loaded Weapon 1 (also known as National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1) is a 1993 comedy film, directed by Gene Quintano and starring Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson and William Shatner.
The film mainly spoofed the plot of Lethal Weapon 2 but also referred to popular past movies such as Basic Instinct and Die Hard.One scene even parodied Clarice Starling's first meeting with Dr. Hannibal Lecter from Silence of the Lambs.
A "Lethal Weapon" style police team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares by the "Wilderness Girls" cookie drive.
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