Jackie Brown

Jackie Brown

Adapted from the novel Rum Punch by Elmore Leonard, Jackie Brown was nominated for a swathe of awards. Pam Grier plays Miss Brown, a flight attendant for a small Mexican airline, smuggling arms cash for big boss Ordell Robbie on the side. Things start to go awry as fellow mule Beaumont Livingstone is arrested and leaks information, setting off a string of double-crossing, murders, diversions and underhand plans. Robert De Niro, Bridget Fonda, Samuel L. Jackson and Michael Keaton add to a stunning cast.

Jackie Brown

  • Director: Quentin Tarantino
  • Year: 1997
  • Run Time: 154 mins
  • Country: USA
  • Rating: MA