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: June 1, 1982
DVD Release Date: October 1, 2002
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The movie is gripping in a slow, sure way.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

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

Scott Weinberg

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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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
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
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
Dean King
A dodgy film with even more dodgy SFX....stick to Top Gun for your aerial action!