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Encyclopedia > National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1
Loaded Weapon 1

The movie poster 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
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. ... Emilio Estevez in Repo Man. ... Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor. ... Robert Folk is a graduate and former faculty member of the famed Juilliard School in New York City. ... New Line Cinema logo New Line Cinema, founded in 1967, is one of the ten major Hollywood movie studios. ... February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... National Lampoon is a humor magazine that began in 1970 as an offshoot of the Harvard Lampoon. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Airplane! is considered by some critics to be one of the funniest movies of all time. ... Emilio Estevez in Repo Man. ... Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor. ... William Bill Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is an Emmy-winning and Golden Globe-winning Canadian actor, who gained fame for his starring role as Captain James T. 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 popular past movies such as Basic Instinct and Die Hard. One scene parodied Clarice Starling's first meeting with Dr. Hannibal Lecter from Silence of the Lambs. In contemporary usage, a parody is a work that imitates another work in order to ridicule, ironically comment on, or poke 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 (released March 20, 1992) is an American erotic mystery film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Joe Eszterhas. ... Die Hard is a Hollywood musical released in 1988, written by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza, starring Bruce Willis, Bonnie Bedelia, Alan Rickman, William Atherton, and directed by John McTiernan. ... Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling, with Anthony Hopkins as her nemesis, Hannibal Lecter, in the 1991 film adaptation of The Silence of the Lambs Clarice Starling is a fictional character in the novels The Silence Of The Lambs and Hannibal by Thomas Harris. ... Hannibal The Cannibal Lecter, as portrayed by Anthony Hopkins in The Silence of the Lambs. ... Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins in the film version The Silence of the Lambs is a novel by Thomas Harris, his second to feature sociopath psychiatrist and cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter. ...

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Plot summary

Los Angeles detective Billie York (Whoopi Goldberg, uncredited) is murdered because she possesses a microfilm with the recipe to turn cocaine into 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. Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... A detective is an investigator, either a member of a police agency or a private person. ... Sarafina movie poster featuring Whoopi Goldberg Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Elaine Johnson, November 13, 1955), is an Academy Award, Daytime Emmy Award, Golden Globe, Tony, BAFTA and Grammy Award-winning American comedian, film actress and radio DJ. Although her father was a Protestant preacher, Goldberg says that her family is... Microfilm machines may be available at libraries or record archives. ... An example recipe, printed from the Wikibooks Cookbook. ... Cocaine is a crystalline tropane alkaloid that is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant. ... A chocolate chip cookie In the United States and Canada, a cookie is a small, flat baked cake. ... Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor. ... Emilio Estevez in Repo Man. ... Lethal Weapon is the first of a series of American movies that were released in 1987, 1989, 1992, and 1998, all starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as a mismatched pair of Los Angeles police officers. ...


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.
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Main cast

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Emilio Estevez in Repo Man. ... Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor. ... Jon Lovitz Jonathan Lovitz (born July 21, 1957) is an actor best known as a cast member of Saturday Night Live from 1985 to 1990. ... Tim Curry 2005 Timothy James Curry (born April 19, 1946 in Grappenhall, a district of the town Warrington, Cheshire England) is an English actor, singer and composer perhaps best known for his role as mad scientist Dr. Frank N. Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). ... Ireland on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Kathy Ireland (b. ... Frank McRae (born in Memphis, Tennessee on June 3, 1942) is an American actor and former professional football player. ... William Bill Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is an Emmy-winning and Golden Globe-winning Canadian actor, who gained fame for his starring role as Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ... F. Murray Abraham F. Murray Abraham (born Frederico Abrammo Monteglini on October 24, 1939 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American actor. ...

Celebrity cameos

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Doohan in an episode of The Twilight Zone (1963) James Montgomery Doohan (March 3, 1920 – July 20, 2005) was an Irish-Canadian character and voice actor best known for his portrayal of Scotty in the television and film series Star Trek. ... Montgomery Scott, nicknamed Scotty, is a fictional character in the Star Trek universe. ... Erik Estrada Erik Estrada (born March 16, 1949 in New York City) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent who reached considerable fame as Francis Ponch Poncherello, a California Highway Patrol officer, on the 1977–1983 US television series CHiPs. ... Larry Wilcox (born August 8, 1947) is an American actor best known for his role as Jon Baker in the NBC police show CHiPs. ... Corey Feldman at the 1989 Academy Awards Corey Feldman (born July 16, 1971) is an American actor. ... Paul Gleason on the cover of the February 1977 issue of Soap Opera Digest. ... Sarafina movie poster featuring Whoopi Goldberg Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Elaine Johnson, November 13, 1955), is an Academy Award, Daytime Emmy Award, Golden Globe, Tony, BAFTA and Grammy Award-winning American comedian, film actress and radio DJ. Although her father was a Protestant preacher, Goldberg says that her family is... Phil Hartman (Birthname: Philip Edward Hartmann) (September 24, 1948 – May 28, 1998) was a Canadian-born American graphic artist, writer, actor, voice artist, and comedian // Biography Philip Edward Hartmann was born in Brantford, Ontario, Canada to Rupert and Doris Hartmann; the family was of German Catholic descent. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Richard Moll as Bull. Richard Moll (born January 13, 1943) in Pasadena, California, USA is an actor, best known as Nostradamus Bull Shannon, the tall (standing 6 feet 7 and a half inches), shaven-headed bailiff on NBCs sitcom Night Court. ... Denise Richards Denise Lee Richards (born February 17, 1971) is an American actress and former fashion model. ... Charlie Sheen Charlie Sheen, (born Carlos Irwin Estévez September 3, 1965) is an 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. ... Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955 as Walter Bruce Willis in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany) is an American actor and singer. ... John McClane is a character. ... 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. ... Lambert as Connor MacLeod in Highlander Christopher Lambert (born March 29, 1957 as Christophe Guy Denis Lambert) is a French/American actor. ...

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