Martin Riggs finally meets his match in the form of Lorna Cole, a beautiful but tough policewoman. Together with Roger Murtaugh, his partner, the three attempt to expose a crooked former policeman and his huge arms racket.
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Rewatching LW3 amidst the current blockbuster mania only heightens the film's qualities, in particular the tight, fun script, and the on-screen chemistry between the leads (even for a third installment). Despite the obvious passing of the years, this is an action-film done right.
The third one outdoes itself with humor and it is easy to be smitten by the actors' enthusiasm, but I find the new love unrealistic and Joe Pesci appear to remind us of how much better the second film was. Maybe "I'm too old for this shit?"
Retour en force du sympathique tandem formé par Mel Gibson et Danny Glover. Comme d'habitude, humour et action sont au rendez-vous et l'on n'a guère le temps de s'ennuyer, même si l'ensemble este foncièrement vain .....