Firefox
Firefox (1982)

Producer/director/star Clint Eastwood takes his sweet time getting Firefox started. Eastwood plays Mitchell Gant, a past-his-prime U.S. pilot, smuggled into the Soviet Union to steal a new Russian supersonic fighting plane. Fortunately the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 1, 2002
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42%
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41%



Critic Score: 42% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The movie is gripping in a slow, sure way.

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Once the chases kick in and the invisible jet shows up, you'll have already withstood a healthy amount of yawns for your troubles.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

As a spy adventure, the movie is close to abysmal.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

The movie is saved from the trash-bin thanks to Clint Eastwood.

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Flixster Audience Score: 41% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
A well-crafted cold-war thriller that has wild combination of great special effects and absurdity that still makes for solid action entertainment. Not one of… More
Chris Garman
The 1980's were not great to Clint Eastwood. For every good movie he did during the decade, there was another that was borderline horrible. You know their… More
Anthony Lawrie
Firefox is an odd film. In 1982 you can't help but think it was a few years too late as all the really good Cold War films were made in the 70s and where… More
Jason Owens
Tommy Riley (James Marshall) goes to a different school and is immediately bullied around and threatened by several of the school's students. After getting… More
Conner Rainwater
The first half of this movie is utterly flawless and therefore I can't say it's bad. While the last forty minutes are absolutely ridiculous, the rest… More
Stephen M
Though he's too much of a craftsman to produce a complete turkey, Eastwood the director is never so dull as when he's tackling a spy movie. Stupidly,… More