Blown Away

1994

Blown Away

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32%

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Total Count: 19

40%

Audience Score

User Ratings: 31,864
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Movie Info

Tommy Lee Jones and Jeff Bridges star respectively as a psychotic (but creative!) explosives expert and a bomb-disposal cop out to stop him in Boston.

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Cast

Jeff Bridges
as Jimmy Dove
Tommy Lee Jones
as Ryan Gaerity
Lloyd Bridges
as Max O'Bannon
Forest Whitaker
as Anthony Franklin
John Finn
as Capt. Roarke
Josh McLaglen
as Prison Guard
Ken Kerman
as 2nd Prison Guard
David Nowell
as Helicopter News Cameraman
Larry Reynolds
as Wedding Band
Dee Nelson
as Mother
Whitney Cline
as Babysitter
Robert "Bobby Z" Zajonc
as Helicopter Pilot
Michael Macklin
as 1st TV Reporter
Sara Edwards
as 2nd TV Reporter
Evelyn Lee-Jones
as Gospel Singer
Mark Berry
as Motorcycle Cop
Faleena Hopkins
as Irish Girl
Michael Reyolds
as Wedding Band Member
Larry Reyolds
as Wedding Band Member
Terry O'Shea
as Wedding Band Member
George Landers
as Wedding Band Member
John Farrell
as Wedding Band Member
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Critic Reviews for Blown Away

All Critics (19) | Top Critics (3)

Audience Reviews for Blown Away

  • Oct 29, 2009
    Not bad at all. The soundtrack was filled with U2 songs and it was quite fun to watch someone in the cast sing and 'dance' to it. Tommy Lee Jones plays the role of the mad Irish bomber who just got out of prison and has decided to target members of the Boston Police bomb squad, it just so happens that Jeff Bridges is about to retire from the bomb squad and settle down. Forest Whitaker plays the fresh, cocky sob in the bomb disarmament unit. An ok action flick riddled with just enough rubes, clues and explosions. Superb acting from Tommy Lee and Jeff Bridges. Everyone loves a hero. But who is it gonna be? ;)
    Ginny   Super Reviewer
  • Sep 22, 2009
    Where was I when this movie came out? To me a hidden all star film. This Movie is loaded with Stars, Jeff and Lloyd Bridges a father and son team from Ireland, Jeff is a ex IRA Bomber who is now on Boston's Bomb Squad, Until bad guy Tommy Lee Jones shows up, and he plays the expert bomb maker who is crazy and after Jeff Bridges for past wrongs. Forest Whitaker plays a new member of the bomb squad who sits around and figures just whets up with Jeff and what it is he's hiding from his past. Suzy Amis plays Jeff?s new wife and has come along way from her starting role in Miami Vice. Full of action, chase scenes and thrills, my only question how did they run electricity to a abandon ship ????? Still no less then 5 stars.
    Bruce B Super Reviewer
  • Sep 17, 2008
    Yeah, I said it! Look, I'm jobless and I have writer's block, so I watch a lot of basic cable. Yeah, this movie is predictable as hell, but, it makes more sense than Speed and nobody has a better time chewing scenery as a villan than Tommy Lee Jones. And to watch the late, great Lloyd Bridges pull off (slightly) an Irish accent made me smile. Oh, and watching Forrest Whitaker try to pull off a Boston accent is pretty funny, too.
    Tim S Super Reviewer
  • May 17, 2008
    Great action movie with Great actors
    Amanda . Super Reviewer

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