MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,807 this week

Bullseye! (1990)

 -  Comedy | Crime  -  2 November 1990 (UK)
4.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.3/10 from 915 users  
Reviews: 17 user | 6 critic

Moore and Caine play dual rolls in this off-beat and highly silly caper - a pair of small time con-men and a partnership of nuclear physicists. As con-men, they use their uncanny ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $9.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 titles
created 29 May 2011
 
a list of 23 titles
created 21 Jun 2011
 
a list of 1156 titles
created 01 Jul 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 5996 titles
created 08 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Bullseye!" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bullseye! (1990)

Bullseye! (1990) on IMDb 4.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bullseye!.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror | Mystery | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A teenaged girl discovers that her stepfather is trying to murder her and her mother, but when she tells people, no one will believe her.

Director: Michael Winner
Stars: Rachael Kelly, Marie Masters, David Allen Brooks
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Three generations of women (Talia Shire, Nina Siemaszko, and Colleen Dewhurst) run a failing bed and breakfast in this gentle romantic comedy. Everything changes when a charming mysterious ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Ellis Miller
Stars: Roger Moore, Talia Shire, Colleen Dewhurst
Blue Ice (1992)
Action | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A former British secret service agent falls for an American woman and becomes entangled in a web of espionage.

Director: Russell Mulcahy
Stars: Michael Caine, Sean Young, Ian Holm
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph, however, and she becomes the new Lady, but despite her new wealthy situation, ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Winner
Stars: Faye Dunaway, Alan Bates, John Gielgud
Comedy | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When you think you're at the top of the corporate ladder and then discover they have managed to pull that ladder away, sometimes you have to take it upon yourself to 'level' the playing ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Egleson
Stars: Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern, Peter Riegert
Shadow Run (1998)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Haskell (Michael Caine) is assigned a job by his boss, the aristocratic Landon-Higgins (James Fox), to highjack a high security van in broad daylight while it's in the shadow run (out of ... See full summary »

Director: Geoffrey Reeve
Stars: Michael Caine, James Fox, Matthew Pochin
Firepower (1979)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A merc is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal. A woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta.

Director: Michael Winner
Stars: Sophia Loren, James Coburn, O.J. Simpson
Action | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Chicago psychiatrist Judd Stevens (Roger Moore) is suspected of murdering one of his patients when the man turns up stabbed to death in the middle of the city. After repeated attempts to ... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Forbes
Stars: Roger Moore, Rod Steiger, Elliott Gould
The Debtors (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The Debtors is a comedy about a group of people with various addictions who meet up at the tables in Las Vegas.

Director: Evi Quaid
Stars: Michael Caine, Randy Quaid, Catherine McCormack
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

When a former prison wardress who dominates the lives of her three adult stepchildren and her daughter is found dead at an archaeological dig near the Dead Sea, there are a great many suspects.

Director: Michael Winner
Stars: Peter Ustinov, Lauren Bacall, Carrie Fisher
Bullseye (TV Series 1981)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Contestants test their darts skills and general knowledge and battle it out to get to Bully's Prize Board.

Stars: Jim Bowen, Tony Green, Nick Owen
Surrender (1987)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money.

Director: Jerry Belson
Stars: Sally Field, Michael Caine, Steve Guttenberg
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sidney Lipton / Doctor Hicklar
...
Garald Bradley-Smith / Sir John Bevistock
...
Willie
...
Flo Fleming (as Deborah Barrymore)
Lee Patterson ...
Darrell Hyde
Mark Burns ...
Nigel Holden
...
Inspector Grosse
Deborah Leng ...
Francesca
...
Death's Head
Steffanie Pitt ...
Donna Dutch
Eddie Yeoh ...
Korean Bidder
Raymond Johnson ...
Nigerian Bidder
Nadio Fortune ...
Italian Bidder
...
Iranian Bidder
Angus MacKay ...
Reverend Simkin
Edit

Storyline

Moore and Caine play dual rolls in this off-beat and highly silly caper - a pair of small time con-men and a partnership of nuclear physicists. As con-men, they use their uncanny resemblance to the high-living scientists to con their way to the scientists' safety deposit boxes, but in so-doing become entangled in a shady world of spies and international intrigue. Written by Paul Roach <paul.roach@cs.cf.ac.uk>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

On target... and totally off the wall! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

2 November 1990 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Atraco a falda armada  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

| (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The last film that producer Menahem Golan worked with director Michael Winner. See more »

Quotes

[Lipton knocks his door and the entire front of the house collapses around him; the hole where the door was saves him from certain death. He wanders away dazed. Willie pulls up in her car]
Willie: What's wrong?
Lipton: I come from a broken home.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Appearing without the permission of his mother: John Cleese as the man on the beach in Barbados who looks like John Cleese. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Special Collector's Edition: Operación Ogro (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Missed target
14 October 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Apparently Michael Caine and Roger Moore are good friends but never worked together so they teamed up in this 1990 film. Unfortunately they ended up with Michael Winner as the director.

Winner who might had once been a decent director was on a downward spiral. He ultimately ended up better known as a food critic and car insurance adverts.

Here the duo play dodgy nuclear physicists that have invented a form of nuclear fusion but plan to sell their formula to the highest bidder and make themselves rich and double cross their backers.

However at the same time there are a couple of con men who look exactly the same as these nuclear scientists. They get hired to retrieve the formula by CIA and MI5 not before they and a former partner played by Sally Kirkland try to steal some diamonds.

Somewhere along the line Moore's real life daughter pops up now and again. Moore disguises himself as a piano tuner as well as other disguises and there are some poor jokes and some funny ones.

Its all a bit of a mish mash as if the actors were enjoying themselves too much but forgot about the audience. The critics slated this upon release, it failed at the box office. Its amusing enough and I liked some of the humour but then again I might be easily pleased. The humour might be absurd but it might make you chuckle.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is this worse than 'Parting Shots'? TheBrothersCarruthers
Roger Moore queenanne
Discuss Bullseye! (1990) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?