Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
Archer: The Complete Season Five (Blu-ray)
10 hrs ago
Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
American Sniper (Blu-ray)
The Expendables 3 (Blu-ray)
1 hr ago
The Lady From Shanghai (Blu-ray)
The Interview (Blu-ray)
2015 Allstate Sugar Bowl (Blu-ray)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
Massacre Mafia Style (Blu-ray)
The Book of Life 3D (Blu-ray)
Big Hero 6 (Blu-ray)
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists

 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre

 Action (38723)
 Adventure (29598)
 Animation (8931)
 Anime (4914)
 Biography (4062)
 Comedy (28772)
 Comic book (5526)
 Coming of age (1932)
 Crime (20136)
 Dark humor (4055)
 Documentary (5180)
 Drama (46518)
 Epic (5546)
 Erotic (1184)
 Family (12482)
 Fantasy (17068)
 Film-Noir (1264)
 Foreign (6678)
 Heist (1755)
 History (6021)
 Holiday (1294)
 Horror (14739)
 Imaginary (954)
 Martial arts (3489)
 Melodrama (2440)
 Music (8999)
 Musical (4000)
 Mystery (11692)
 Nature (1863)
 Other (714)
 Period (7365)
 Psychological thriller (3328)
 Romance (16812)
 Sci-Fi (19100)
 Short (426)
 Sport (2981)
 Supernatural (4635)
 Surreal (1542)
 Teen (3395)
 Thriller (33991)
 War (6007)
 Western (2486)

By studio

 20th Century Fox
 Disney / Buena Vista
 Lionsgate Films
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios

Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray

United States
Lethal Weapon / Lethal Weapon 2 / Lethal Weapon 3 / Lethal Weapon 4 Warner Bros. | 1987-1998 | 4 Movies | 469 min | Rated R | May 22, 2012

Lethal Weapon Collection (Blu-ray)

Codec: VC-1
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: see individual releases
Original aspect ratio: see individual releases

English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
French: Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish: Dolby Digital 5.1
Portuguese: Dolby Digital 2.0
Portuguese: Dolby Digital Mono

Lethal Weapon
English, French, Spanish
3 more titles… (more)

50GB Blu-ray Disc
Five-disc set (5 BDs)

Slipcover in original pressing

Region free

List price: $79.98, Price history

Amazon: $57.49 (Save 28%)
New from: $34.97 (Save 56%)
Usually ships in 24 hours, FREE shipping

Buy Lethal Weapon Collection on Blu-ray Movie



Blu-ray rating
Video 4.3 of 54.3
Audio 4.1 of 54.1
Extras 3.8 of 53.8
Based on 4 user reviews

Movie appeal


Lethal Weapon Collection


Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray delivers stunning video and great audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

See individual titles for their synopses. Lethal Weapon 1 & 2 are new editions, not the same as bundled entries.

For more about Lethal Weapon Collection and the Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray release, see Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Damon Hines, Ebonie Smith
Director: Richard Donner

This Blu-ray bundle includes the following titles, see individual titles for specs and details:


Lethal Weapon 3
(No Release Date)

Lethal Weapon 4
(No Release Date)

Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Don't let "VC-1" and Lethal Weapon's opening stock shot send you into fits. The film that launched Donner's fabled buddy cop franchise features the same well-received, meticulously remastered 1080p/VC-1 transfer as its 2010 UK counterpart; not the poorly encoded presentation fans in the U.S. have been avoiding since 2006. The new encode doesn't turn water into wine -- grain is quite heavy at times, the film's increasingly oppressive shadows tend to leech detail, and filmic softness is in play -- but only because Warner's latest transfer is so faithful to Donner's intentions and Stephen Goldblatt's original photography. For all intents and purposes, this is Lethal Weapon as it was meant to be seen. Colors are strong and properly saturated, primaries pack heat, and black levels are deep and satisfying. Detail, meanwhile, is substantially improved, without any sign of the overzealous processing and manipulation that all but waged war on the quality of the 2006 Blu-ray presentation. Textures are refined and rewarding (not razor-sharp, mind you, but sufficiently exacting), edges are nicely defined and free of unsightly halos, and contrast rarely falls out of step. More importantly, artifacting, banding and all the other issues that plagued the 2006 encode aren't a factor this time around, and there's very little to complain about. Lethal Weapon still doesn't look like it was shot yesterday, but this is much, much closer to the film that took audiences by storm twenty-five years ago.

Lethal Weapon 2 receives a similar overhaul and the results are just as impressive. Gone are the rampant issues that afflicted the film's first Blu-ray release, gone are the compression artifacts, filtering mishaps and unmistakable eyesores that plagued the 2006 encode. The sequel's newly remastered 1080p/VC-1 transfer delivers, even when the sun sets and Goldblatt's thick shadows rush in to fill the void. Once again, grain spikes at times and softness has a role in the action that erupts, but it's all in keeping with the original photography. While contrast is a touch hotter now and again (it isn't Christmas anymore, Charlie Brown), color and clarity are largely unaffected, skintones are quite lifelike (even on a sweltering LA afternoon), and black levels are rich and absorbing. Fine detail doesn't disappoint either. Closeups are revealing, faces and fabrics aren't slick or smeary, edges are clean and sharply defined, and grain is, for the most part, pleasant and unobtrusive. Yes, soft shots lurk around every corner, as do scenes that are a little worse for the wear, but I'm going to assume this isn't your first time watching an '80s actioner in high definition. Compression anomalies and other significant problems are nowhere to be found, and the presentation almost makes up for the abomination that's been sitting on my shelf for the past six years. Don't feel ashamed to pump that fist, share that high five, mutter Murtaugh's favorite line and reacquaint yourself with Lethal Weapon 2.

If you're impressed by Lethal Weapon 2's spiffy new transfer, just wait till you get a load of Lethal Weapon 3. While most every difference between the two can be chalked up to differences between the films' original sources and Donner's intentions -- not Warner's remastering or encoding efforts -- it's tough to deny that Donner's third Weapon represents another leap forward. Colors are natural, primaries boast indirect kick, skintones are pleasant and convincing, shadow delineation is revealing, and black levels are deep and discerning. Detail brushes perfection too, with well-resolved fine textures, crisp edges and a lineup of striking closeups. Grain is present throughout but almost imperceivable; faint but filmic, it isn't unruly or inconsistent, it's just an organic part of the image. Yes, yes, softness still finds its way into the presentation. That much should be expected by now. What doesn't find its way into the image is macroblocking. Or banding. Or ringing. Or really anything that might give a good videophile pause. Lethal Weapon 3's presentation is about as close to flawless as it gets in the realm of early '90s action, and you'd be hard pressed to find a buddy cop flick from the era that looks any better in high definition.

Fast forward six years to Lethal Weapon 4 and behold the best 1080p/VC-1 presentation in the bunch. Again, the increase in quality is inherited, nothing more, and again, that's only said to put the earlier Lethal Weapon transfers into perspective, not to belittle the third and fourth films' encodes in any way. Like Lethal Weapon 3, the fourth and final entry in the franchise looks fantastic. The movie itself may suffer from diminishing sequel returns, but the image is strong and steady. In fact, only a handful of scenes could be called anything less than perfect -- a shoddily shot conversation between Uncle Benny and Wah Sing Ku is particularly rough, and Riggs and Murtaugh's run-in with a Chinese cargo ship is disrupted a bit by slightly noisy skies -- and none of them amount to a distraction. Andrzej Bartkowiak's palette is warm and inviting, saturation and contrast are dialed in terrificly, black levels don't disappoint, and detail is dead on, fine textures, edges and all. And the encode? Pristine and proficient, with nary an artifact, halo or technical misstep worth noting. The film barely shows its age actually, and its transfer is without any serious fault or flaw. Fans may not flock to the fourth film as readily as the others, but they'll certainly embrace its top-notch Blu-ray presentation.

Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

While the 2006 Blu-ray releases of Lethal Weapon and Lethal Weapon 2 underwhelmed with problematic Dolby Digital mixes, Warner's latest editions of Donner's first two films feature a pair of lossless DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround tracks. Was it worth the wait and heartache? In a word, absolutely. Neither actioner defies its age, but as '80s actioners go, both Weapons sound great. Dialogue is clean and clear, without any prevailing prioritization issues or muddled voices. Shootouts, explosions and heavy downpours overpower a few lines, sure, but aside from some pronounced ADR, fans won't have to contend with any major problems. Likewise, gunfire sounds as if it's been ripped straight out of the '80s, canned ricochets and all, but it's all part of the charm. The LFE channel throws its weight around, adding welcome oomph, padded as it sometimes sounds, to every action beat, chase sequence, thunder clap, fist fight and falling shipping crate. A few explosions and car crashes send some solid shockwaves across the floor too, which only makes each track that much more effective. The rear speakers aren't aggressive by any means, but they actively support each film's score (saxophone runs and all), crowded street corners, chatty police stations, bustling embassies and dangerous shipyards. That said, neither experience breaks free of the films' distinctly '80s sound design. No one will mistake either film's lossless track for that of a modern action extravaganza, but genre junkies and audiophiles will be more than pleased with the upgrade.

Lethal Weapon 3 and Lethal Weapon 4 offer excellent lossless DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround tracks of their own, and each successive sequel sounds better than its predecessor. Dialogue is crystal clear and neatly prioritized, without any glaring discrepancies of note, and gunshots, roaring engines, squealing tires and punches sound more convincing. ADR rears its head yet again -- name an '80s or '90s action flick that isn't rife with it -- but rarely undermines the integrity of the mixes. LFE output is fuller, weightier and more natural, and explosions, shotgun blasts and other hearty LFE-bolstered effects are more natural and nuanced. The rear speakers are more active too, with a number of more precise directional effects and more stable pans at their disposal. Not only are the third and fourth films' soundfields more immersive, the resulting sonic experiences are more involving and less front-heavy. It may be stating the obvious, but Lethal Weapon 3 and (especially) Lethal Weapon 4's sound designs aren't as dated, making their lossless audio mixes more satisfying, even if the bump in satisfaction is superficial. In other words, while the raw technical quality of the four tracks is uniform, it's the last two films (and, really, Lethal Weapon 4) that steal the show.

Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members


Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray, News and Updates

No related news posts for Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray yet.

Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray, Forum Discussions

Topic Replies Last post
LETHAL WEAPON Collection, June 12th 2012 (

Official Thread

430 Nov 10, 2014
lethal weapon 1 & 2 PQ and AQ 38 Sep 16, 2009
Lethal Weapon 2 30 Oct 20, 2007

» Show more forum discussions for Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray

Lethal Weapon Collection Blu-ray

$79.98 $57.49

Buy Lethal Weapon Collection on Blu-ray Movie


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals

* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.

Top Blu-ray Deals


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »

 Top movies

Latest Deals United States

The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »

Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Lucy
2. Lucy
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Fright Night
6. GoodFellas
7. Interstellar
8. Lucy
9. Annabelle
10. The Drop
11. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
12. The Zero Theorem
13. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
14. The Boxtrolls 3D
15. American Sniper

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. Big Hero 6
4. The Imitation Game
5. The Interview
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Inherent Vice
9. The Babadook
10. Into the Woods
11. Selma
12. Nightcrawler
13. Blackhat
14. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
15. Foxcatcher
16. Paddington
17. A Most Violent Year
18. The Theory of Everything
19. Horns
20. Predestination
21. The Gambler
22. The Wedding Ringer
23. Exodus: Gods and Kings
24. Horrible Bosses 2
25. Dumb and Dumber To
26. Jessabelle
27. Penguins of Madagascar
28. Unbroken
29. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
30. Two Days, One Night
31. Big Eyes
32. Wolves
33. Wild
34. Annie
35. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
36. Top Five
37. Vice
38. Revenge of the Green Dragons
39. Rosewater
40. Before I Go to Sleep
41. Song of the Sea
42. Fugly!
43. [REC] 4: Apocalypse
44. Poker Night
45. The Homesman
46. Leviathan

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  Lucy
5.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
6.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
7.  Interstellar
8.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
9.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
10.  American Sniper
  » See more top sellers

Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
5.  Interstellar
6.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
7.  American Sniper
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
9.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
10.  John Wick
  » See more pre-orders

Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
4.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
5.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  Dredd 3D
$9.96, Save 60%
7.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$5.99, Save 85%
8.  The Equalizer
$14.99, Save 57%
9.  The Princess Bride
$5.99, Save 70%
10.  Frozen
$24.74, Save 45%
  » See more deals

Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals

The Equalizer

 United States

$34.99 $14.99

Archer: The Complete Season Five

 United States

$39.99 $19.99

Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series

 United States

$59.98 $34.49

Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »

This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices