Hollywood actors Mel Gibson and Danny Glover's partnership in the LETHAL WEAPON series has been crowned the best crime fighting duo in movie history.

The maverick flair of Gibson's wayward LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT cop MARTIN RIGGS alongside the cautious ROGER MURTAUGH, played by Glover, proved the winning formula by viewers of America's MOVIE CHANNEL.

The pair beat out other screen heroes including John Travolta, SIR SEAN CONNERY and Al Pacino to bag the top spot.

The top ten partners in crime are:

1. MEL GIBSON and DANNY GLOVER - LETHAL WEAPON

2. Samuel L Jackson and JOHN TRAVOLTA - PULP FICTION

3. Paul Newman and ROBERT REDFORD - THE STING

4. Brad Pitt and GEORGE CLOONEY - OCEAN'S ELEVEN

5. Humphrey Bogart and LAUREN BACALL - THE BIG SLEEP

6. Kevin Costner and SEAN CONNERY - THE UNTOUCHABLES

7. Gary Kemp and MARTIN KEMP - THE KRAYS

8. AL PACINO and Robert De Niro - HEAT

9. ROBERT DE NIRO and RAY LIOTTA - GOODFELLAS

10. Susan Sarandon and GEENA DAVIS - THELMA AND LOUISE.

18/07/2004 14:25