More of the same, but it's now so far removed from any sense of reality, and done with such ham-fisted insistence, it's become a clumsy parody of itself. Ingredients: a "plot" about a bad ex-cop (Stuart Wilson) who's trafficking arms; a beautiful female detective (Rene Russo) whose

kick-boxing prowess steals Riggs's heart; and Joe Pesci, who seems to have been asked by director Richard Donner to parody his already farcical performance in WEAPON 2. Murtaugh is not the only one who is "too old for this s..."