The movie centers on Ford Fairlane, a vulgar private detective who is hired to find a missing groupie, a search which quickly finds Ford tangled up, and trading insults, with a ruthless record executive and merciless hit man.
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Critics Of "Little Nikita"
Trevor Johnston Time Out
February 09, 2006 This lacklustre espionage thriller is bogged down with the sort of clichés you'd expect from the height of the Cold War.Read in Source
Cathy Burke United Press International
October 11, 2016 Sidney Poitier, 10 years absent from the screen, is now back with a vengeance.Read in Source
Hal Hinson Washington Post
January 01, 2000 "Little Nikita" would be nothing without River Phoenix's hair. It's the most engaging, the most watchable thing in the film.Read in Source
Walter Goodman New York Times
May 21, 2003 Richard Benjamin's strategy in directing ''Little Nikita'' seems to have been to paper over the holes in the plot with routine moves from spy shows past, in hopes of making the improbable passable.
Variety Staff Variety
March 26, 2009 Never really materializes as a taut espionage thriller and winds up as an unsatisfying execution of a clever premise ...Read in Source
Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times
January 01, 2000 It turns all of the characters into chess pieces, whose relationships depend on the plot, not on human chemistry. Since the plot is absurdly illogical, you're not left with much.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...