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The Tuxedo (2002)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi  |  27 September 2002 (USA)
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A hapless chauffer must take a comatosed secret agent's place using his special gadget-laden tuxedo.



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Jimmy Tong is just a lowly chauffeur for millionaire Clark Devlin, until Devlin has an accident that puts him in the hospital. Tong is sent back to fetch some things for Devlin and unknowingly tries on Devlin's tuxedo and finds that it gives extraordinary powers to anyone that dons the suit. This discovery thrusts Tong into world of international intrigue and espionage and pairs him with an inexperienced partner. Written by Tim Salazar

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Rated PG-13 for action violence, sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 September 2002 (USA)  »

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Box Office


$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,051,028 (USA) (27 September 2002)


$288,760 (Japan) (14 March 2003)

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The "high tech" sniper rifle featured in the movie, is really a scoped competition air rifle from Steyr. Nothing is done to hide this fact, the gun is in its original state. See more »


When Jimmy is driving the limo for the first time, his top button on his shirt is alternately fastened/unfastened between shots when he is talking to Devlin. See more »


Jimmy Tong: The name's Tong, James Tong.
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Very Silly, But Fun & Fast-Moving
8 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you enjoyed Jim Carrey's "The Mask," you might enjoy this Jackie Chan film. It has a similar storyline but instead of a mask, it's a suit someone puts on and receives some supernatural powers.

It's all extremely silly but with a lot of slapstick and outrageous scenes, you are going to get some great laugh-out-loud scenes and some really stupid not-funny stuff....especially in a Chan movie. Jackie is an amazing man, with the stunts he can do at his age.

Meanwhile, Jennifer Love Hewitt is easy on the eyes, especially showing us her body, but her character in here is pretty lame. The whole movie is pretty brainless but if you don't care and just want some laughs and be entertained, this serves its purpose. It's certainly a fast-moving 99 minutes and there's nothing wrong with that.

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