Scene of the Week: Shock Treatment
On March 6th, 1987 the world was witness to the first pairing of Mel Gibson and Danny Glover in Lethal Weapon.
As Riggs and Murtaugh, Gibson and Glover reached Hall of Fame levels in the buddy cop genre. The movie was so popular with fans and critics alike, it spawned three sequels and one has to wonder if movies like Bad Boys and Rush Hour would have ever been made if not for the success of the Lethal Weapon franchise.
In this week’s Scene of the Week, we’ll take a look at one of the many memorable scenes in this action classic as the bad guys have captured our heroes and utilize some extreme and sadistic interrogation techniques in order to get the information they are looking for. Sit back and enjoy the work of Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan and an electrifying performance by Bulletproof Action favorite, Al Leong.