Hudson Hawk
Hudson Hawk (1991)

Michael Lehmann's critically-blasted, big-budget flop stars Bruce Willis as Eddie Hawkins, a master thief who is blackmailed into one final heist before retirement.

Directed By:
Rated: R
Running Time:
Release Date: May 24, 1991
DVD Release Date: March 16, 1999
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Also Available On

Critic Score: 26% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

This unspeakably awful can make an audience a little crazy. You want to throw things, yell at the actors, beg them to stop.

Jason Bailey

Let's be clear: 'Hudson Hawk' is, by most reasonable standards, a pretty bad movie. Yet you have to give it this much: in contrast to your typical summer blockbuster, then or now, at least it's got some personality.

Full review…
James Brundage

so implausible and so over the top that it lets inconsistency roll off like water on a duck's back

Full review…
Joe Brown
Washington Post

To say this megamillion Bruce Willis vehicle doesn't fly is understatement in the extreme.

Full review…
Brian Orndorf

There was a brief time when a new Michael Lehmann film meant something positive. I know, hard to believe.

Full review…
Chuck O'Leary

Vanity projects don't get much worse than this.

Hal Hinson
Washington Post

A crafty satire, but with a swashbuckling soul.

Full review…
Brian Orndorf

A delightfully outlandish vanity film, capable of eliciting giggles, groans, guffaws, and gagging frequently in the same fanciful instant.

Full review…
Clint Morris

Go back to Moonlighting Bruno

More reviews for Hudson Hawk

Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
An outrageously entertaining and incredibly silly adventure filled with big laughs, action and charm. A wonderfully enjoyable and inventive comedy that you cant… More
Leigh Ryan
It wasn't all my cup of tea, but Bruce singing out show tunes was pretty freakin' hilarious.
Tsubaki Sanjuro
The hate this movie gets is insane, just a circle-jerk of critics mostly. Is dumb but has plenty of fun moments. Sandra Bernhard and Richard Grant as villians?… More
Tim Sigur
Most people shit on this movie, but I think it's pretty entertaining. Bruce Willis and Danny Aeillo are a pretty good team and usually I think Andie… More
Jason Owens
This isn't a guilty pleasure of mine, cause I have no shame in saying that this is an awesome, underrated, overlooked, and in my book, classic Bruce Willis… More
danny d
i wanted to like it but it was way too silly