Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance, Thriller  |  10 October 1986 (USA)
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Terry works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a coded message from an unknown source. After decoding the message, Terry becomes... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lady Sarah Billings
Mark Van Meter (as Jeroen Krabbe)
Fred (as Phil E. Hartmann)


Terry works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a coded message from an unknown source. After decoding the message, Terry becomes embroiled in an espionage ring. People are killed, and Terry is chased. Throughout she remains in contact with this unknown person, who needs Terry to help save his life. Written by Rob Hartill

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Release Date:

10 October 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Knock, Knock  »

Box Office


$25,587,804 (USA)

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Originally titled "Knock, Knock". See more »


When Terry gives Jack the set-up contact details, she tells him to meet him at five pm the next day. Come three pm the next day where Terry is, and after her race back to the bank to warn Jack, she finds him just leaving to meet the contact. Jack is in Russia which would be at least seven hours ahead of New York. This would mean that Jack would be long-gone by the time Terry even finds out his contact is a set up, and would already be dead. See more »


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an awesome, funny moview
31 January 2003 | by (missouri/United States) – See all my reviews

If you like Whoopie, you'll love this movie, full of fun and action. The stunts are wonderful and of course, Whoopie is delightfully funny. Recommend highly for a night of fun and laughs. Id give it a 10 star.

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