Jack's Back
Jack's Back (1988)

The "Jack" who's "back" in this contemporary chiller is none other than Jack the Ripper. The scene is Los Angeles: the time is August of 1988, exactly 100 years after the Ripper's original reign of terror in… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 6, 1988
DVD Release Date: August 15, 1991
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

A quintessential dirty '80s thriller

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The plotting is too haphazard to completely overcome any deficiencies.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Sometimes there is a forgotten gem of a horror film that resurfaces and manages to grab your attention; in the case Jack's Back it is very much the case.… More
Aj V
Yet another thriller about a possible Jack the Ripper type killer. Spader does a good job as usual, but he's surrounded by bad actors and a predictable… More
Anthony Valletta
James Spader is the best thing about this movie.