Jumpin' Jack Flash
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Penny Marshall in her feature film directing debut, four screenwriters, and a ebullient Whoopi Goldberg join forces to make Jumpin' Jack Flash, a modern espionage comedy. Goldberg plays Terry Doolittle, a computer operator in a large New York City bank who picks up a cry of help on her computer. The signal is from a man who signs off as Jumpin' Jack Flash. Based on the Rolling Stones tune of that name, she figures out his secret password and opens up a Pandora's box of international intrigue. It seems Jack Flash is a pseudonym for a British agent who is trapped in Russia and… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 28%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Lightweight but fun civilian-spy stuff."
‑ James Plath, Movie Metropolis
"doesn't fully capitalize on Whoopi's comedic gifts"
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
"Good concept. Horrible movie."
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
"Appealing in spite of itself."
‑ Nell Minow, Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
"Still Penny Marshall's least annoying movie"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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