24: Redemption
24: Redemption (2008)

Film based on the real-time television series "24" (2001), which chronicles a day in the life of Federal Agent Jack Bauer (Sutherland).

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 23, 2008
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alessandra Stanley
New York Times

Redemption is at its best when it focuses on action, not the after-action reports, and its best is awfully good.

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Alan Sepinwall
Newark Star-Ledger

Redemption didn't so much whet my appetite for the show's full-time return in January as it did remind me of the many problems I had with it the last time it was on the air.

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Jane Clifford
San Diego Union-Tribune

Welcome back, Jack.

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Gillian Flynn
Entertainment Weekly

Redemption does set some nice, bouncy balls rolling for January.

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Gerard Gilbert
Independent

24: Redemption amounted to: a sweaty, very extended and occasionally rather soupy trailer for the new series that begins in January.

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Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Sutherland plays an appealing and reluctant hero, as he saves a group of African children targeted for kidnapping by the militia

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Ed Bark
Uncle Barky

A serviceable although not exceptional place-setter.

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Brian Zoromski
IGN Movies

The true purpose of Redemption seems to be an introduction to the new characters and the situation in Sangala -- and that's not a bad thing at all.

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Manu Gino
Kinda good but Jack Bauer didn't really do much like in the series, I wish he would have been in more action but what can you do... anyways it's just… More
Derek A
24 is a great TV show! This "film" doesn't really exist as a stand-alone movie. It only serves to bridge the gap between Seasons 6 and 7. It… More
Mark Evans
Ok but not a patch on the series.
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>"Save the day"</i> Film based on the real-time television series "24" (2001), which chronicles a day in the life of… More
Jens S.
Filling the gap between the seasons 6 and 7 this TV special combines most of the show's assets: Kiefer Sutherland BEING Jack Bauer, political intrigues,… More
Dean McKenna
Magnificent action-drama based on the TV series into a TV movie after the Season 6. I'm glad to see Kiefer Sutherland returns as agent Jack Bauer at… More