Legal Eagles
Legal Eagles (1986)

Ivan Reitman's comedy/mystery stars Robert Redford as an assistant D.A. who forges an uneasy alliance with a public defender (Debra Winger) to get to the bottom of an art theft.

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 18, 1986
DVD Release Date: July 29, 1998
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Critic Score: 44% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

The movie has so much stuff in it, it's top-heavy. The wonder is that so many scenes play as well as they do.

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Pete Vonder Haar
Film Threat

Further proof that postGhostbusters Ivan Reitman is pretty much crap

Matt Brunson
Film Frenzy

The sort of project that gives off vibes of being a carefully packaged studio deal.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

So-so star vehicle. Harmless.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Legal Eagles primarily comes off as a lazy and fairly pointless vanity project that squanders the talents of everyone involved.

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Caffeinated Clint
Moviehole

Top Stars, Top Music, Top Fun.

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
xGary Xx
Robert Redford looks out of place in this legal thriller played for laughs that feels like a glib, vacuous 80s TV show pilot.
Sunil Jawahir
This is a tough one but overall I would say see it. Not for the blah courtroom drama or Daryl Hannah "acting" like a retard again. Watch it for the… More
Dean McKenna
Clever and jokey tale of a DA and lawyer teaming up to get performance artist off a murder rap. Redford, Winger and Hannah are great performance as a team.
Jason Reneau
Not Redford's best but hes a great actor so anything he's in is gonna be good. Debra Winger and Daryl Hannah are really good in this as well, not to… More
Marcus Woolcott
It may not be sure if it's a comedy or a thriller, but it's still a decent two hours and worth a watch.