Backtrack (1990)

Originally prepared for European release under the title Catchfire, Backtrack wasn't given a wide distribution until 1991, and then only to capitalize on the Oscar win of Silence of the Lambs star Jodie Foster. In Backtrack, Foster… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: March 15, 2005
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Adam Lippe

Foster's scenes where she is utterly surprised by Hopper's lack of knowledge of the world, are so inviting without being condescending, eerily reminiscent of how she responded to De Niro in Taxi Driver.

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Dennis Schwartz
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A terrific cast does not necessarily make for a good pic.

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Rob Gonsalves

If you cherish the idea of Joe Pesci, John Turturro (wearing a cowboy hat), Dean Stockwell, and Dennis Hopper in the same room, you won't be able to resist Backtrack.

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Clint Morris

One of film's greatest dissapointments.

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Phil Hubbs
Well this film has a hell of a cast, these old films always seem to and its a pretty good film too. Its starts kinda slow and you get the feeling of dread that… More
Barry Lappin
Really well paced and enjoyable thriller.Hopper at his usual baddy best.