The Tuxedo
The Tuxedo (2002)

Clothes make the superspy in this high-energy action comedy. Jimmy Tong (Jackie Chan) is a well-meaning but clumsy New York City cab driver who is tapped by Steena (Debi Mazar), associate to multi-millionaire Clark Devlin (Jason Isaacs),… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 27, 2002
DVD Release Date: February 25, 2003
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Chan is as charming as ever, but his talents are squandered by special effects and bad writing.

Ernest Hardy
L.A. Weekly

Chan's worst Hollywood film to date.

Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News

This overproduced and generally disappointing effort isn't likely to rouse the Rush Hour crowd.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A cute idea, miserably executed.

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Ed Park
Village Voice

The only possible surprise in The Tuxedo would be an extended demonstration of what was once Chan's trademark, the daffily choreographed kineticism forbidden of late by either his own age or the scruples of story editors.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

This movie is about the worst thing Chan has done in the United States.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Chan often looks as tired as the script, and as bored as the viewing audience.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

One of the worst movies of the year.

Stephen Hunter
Washington Post

It's drab. It's uninteresting. It squanders Chan's uniqueness; it could even be said to squander Jennifer Love Hewitt!

Michael Dequina

Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker? Great. Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson? Cool. Jackie Chan and... Jennifer Love Hewitt? What the f**k?

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Drake Tsui
Oh wow, why? Why?! I don't even know if this warrants a review. It's like Spy Kids 2 meets Jackie Chan meets... severe overproduction. Who, in their… More
Dead Angel
Okay, the starting was totally disgusting. I was having my dinner while watching this and I truly wished I shouldn't have. But that was the only part. The… More
Cameron Sherwell
If It weren't for Jackie Chan this would be a horrible film, the script is pretty bad and Jennifer Love Hewwit is just annoying. It does however raise a… More
Thomas Bowler
a run-of-the-mill action flick, complete with a kung-fu expert trying to act and an extremely hot sidekick, also trying to act.