Miami Vice
Miami Vice (2006)

Ricardo Tubbs is urbane and dead smart. He lives with Bronx-born intel analyst Trudy, as they work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is charismatic and… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 5, 2006
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Critic Score
47%
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User Score
43%



Critic Score: 47% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Miami Vice is beautifully shot but the lead characters lack the charisma of their TV series counterparts, and the underdeveloped story is well below the standards of Michael Mann's better films.

Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com

This somber action picture bravely defies expectations and gives us something wholly new.

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Andrew Sarris
New York Observer

I enjoyed Mr. Mann's new Miami Vice from its first ravishing frame to the last, but I can't say that very much of it made sense -- but then, neither do the daily headlines.

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Nick Pinkerton
Stop Smiling

Mann's folly is the best show in town.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

Mann is the master of nighttime digital photography, and he fills the screen with stunning images and some intricately choreographed shoot-out scenes that I just loved.

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

It's business as usual for Mann. Truly terrific.

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Joshua Starnes
ComingSoon.net

Miami Vice isn't a particularly accurate translation of the show - and depending on your point of view that could be good or bad - but it is a stylish, if uninspired, crime thriller.

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Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star

Miami Vice isn't perfect, but it is perfectly mesmerizing.

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Bruce Newman
San Jose Mercury News

The movie isn't perfect, but it's good enough, and better than most. It should keep us occupied until the big screen version of The Apprentice comes along.

Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

Mann has no peer today when it comes to painting after-hours dread

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Flixster Audience Score: 43% Flixster User Reviews
Chris Weber
What this film seriously lacks in a coherent and discernable plot and character development, it more than makes up for it with tons of style, great… More
Mark Walker
Director Michael Mann does a retread and modern film version of his highly successful 1980's television series and despite the calibre of Mann, this turns… More
Albert Kim
Action: Realistic and engaging (except for the last gunfight where some fool shoots under a car... you'll see why). Plot: Absolutely horrible with one of… More
Cassandra Maples
While this is called 'Miami Vice' and has the same names as the characters from the TV show, thats where the similarities end. This is a no nonsense… More
Conner Rainwater
I might be one of the only people that thoroughly enjoy and respect Michael Mann's full length adaption of his t.v. series. I just think it has all the… More
Anthony Lawrie
The problems with Miami Vice are many. It starts off well with quite a dramatic scene while the audience are still in awe of the beautiful visuals, digital… More

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