Jumpin' Jack Flash
Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)

This was the first full-length feature film directed by Penny Marshall (of Laverne and Shirley TV fame), and may not be one of her most successful but it has its moments. Whoopi Goldberg is Terry Doolittle, an office worker with her share… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 10, 1986
DVD Release Date: June 1, 2004
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Critic Score: 28% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Lightweight but fun civilian-spy stuff.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

doesn't fully capitalize on Whoopi's comedic gifts

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Good concept. Horrible movie.

Nell Minow
Movie Mom

Appealing in spite of itself.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Still Penny Marshall's least annoying movie

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Flixster Audience Score: 57% Flixster User Reviews
Lucas Martins
A Hitchcock plot, that is very good. But the screenplay don't help. Too silly to be good.
Cindy I
I figure if I saw a film and the only thing I remember about it was that I saw it, I couldn't have been very impressed.
Lenny Muggsy
Whoopi!! Not really that funny. She needs eyebrows.
Jason Spencer
Whoopi is funny in this flick which is funny but really close to being an action flick.
Lady D'arbanville
A fun spy comedy, with a typical 80?s feel to it. Whoopi Goldberg is her usual overtalking fun self and the film makes for easy watching.
Candy Rose
Whoopi has to help a spy via computer.