Lightning Jack

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Total Count: 17


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User Ratings: 12,192
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Movie Info

In this western comedy, a laid-back petty desperado, Lightning Jack Kane and his mute sidekick ride around and get into trouble.


Paul Hogan
as Lightning Jack Kane
Pat Hingle
as Marshal Kurtz
Frank McRae
as Mr. Doyle
L.Q. Jones
as Local Sheriff
Sandy Ward
as Mr. Curren
Roy Brocksmith
as Junction City Tailor
Douglas Stewart
as Junction City Shopkeeper
Kevin O'Morrison
as Old Guy in Alley
Roger Daltrey
as John T. Coles
Clif Stokes
as Bully Cowboy
Robert Gaujardo
as Bank Manager
Tom Noga
as Bank Clerk
Ed Adams
as Cole Younger
Bruce Miles
as 3rd Man
Grace Keagy
as Mrs. Franks
Jess Franks
as Auctioneer
Kenny Jacobs
as South Fork Bank Teller
Ben Cooper
as Shopkeeper in Bank
Sandy Gibbons
as South Fork Sheriff
Larry Sellers
as Comanche Leader
Patrick Augure
as Young Comanche
Michael C. Wells
as Man in Wayside Flats Saloon
Ben Zeller
as Old Timer
Paul Blott
as 1st Deputy
Gus Mercurio
as 2nd Tough Guy
Mark Coffey
as Saloon Cowboy
Ettienne Fourie
as Saloon Cowboy
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Critic Reviews for Lightning Jack

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (7)

Audience Reviews for Lightning Jack

  • Oct 23, 2012
    Another case where every single good joke was used in the trailer.
    Doctor S Super Reviewer
  • Jun 20, 2011
    Unforgettable, but really silly and nothing recommentable, Lightning Jack presents some not so funny moments that makes a bad film.
    Lucas M Super Reviewer
  • Aug 15, 2009
    If you like western or comedy movies, you will probably like "Lightning Jack." Paul Hogan stars as Lightning Jack, a cowboy that is famous for craftily robbing banks. He is one of the most wanted criminals in the country. Cuba Gooding, Jr. is a mute that later tries to team up with Lightning Jack and become a successful robber and cowboy in his own right. That's when the movie gets a lot better and more interesting. It will keep you interested throughout the movie so you can find out if Lightning Jack will remain successful at robbing banks across America or if he'll get caught. The movie also has a lot of funny parts that make it even better. NOTE: That was my Amazon review from the year 2000. This was a nice surprise of a movie at the time and wouldn't mind seeing again.
    Jason O Super Reviewer
  • Apr 01, 2009
    (1994 Director: Simon Wincer) For the times thiere were only 2 or 3 better films made, Which? The Crow, Ed Wood Alien 2 and would it have been THE Lord of the Rings (Two Towers)?? Hmmm..interestinly filmed also in New Zealand..akin to Austrailia....F U N Fun down under! See it!! Why? Still asking why? Well there is the wonderfl Cuba Gooding, Jr & talented Pat Hingle not to mention the lovely, talented Beverly D'Angelo.READ, LISTEN, & PLEASE PRAY FOR PEACE! [We must end this fighting & preserve our planet!] PLEASE PRAY DAILY FOR CHILDREN ORPHANED (thru wars, disasters & disease) & STARVING ALL AROUND THE WORLD!! Ore por favor para el orphaned y niños hambrientos por todas partes el mundo! S'il vous plaît prier pour enfants rendus orphelin et mourir de faim tout autour le monde!
    Teresa S Super Reviewer

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