Skip to main content


Based on 28 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • NA
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The whole movie is like that: cute, dead and endless. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Eventually evolves into a murder mystery that isn't very compelling. show more

  • 25
    Desmond Ryan Philadelphia Inquirer

    Wastes an A-list cast in a sorry send-up of B-movie private-eye cliches. show more

  • 63
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Trixie has "cult favorite" written all over it. That is to say, the general public is likely to say ixnay. show more

  • 48
    Mr. Showbiz

    This is one Rudolph opus that leaves no afterglow. show more

  • 63
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    A cranky failure with brilliant moments. show more

  • 63
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    There are so many wonderful moments in Trixie and so few films like it that you wish Rudolph had given it a few more rewrites. show more

  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    This is not the sort of movie you make it your business to see in a theater. But if you're ever surfing cable TV and come across it, you'll linger. show more

  • 25
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    The acting is solid and the heroine's quirky dialogue is amusing for a while. But repetitious writing and a weakly constructed story turn the promising premise into a disappointing mishmash of crime, politics, and show business. show more

  • 25
    Sara Wildberger Miami Herald

    Every character is quirky, and each has a schtick. show more

similar movies

  • Get Shorty (1995)

  • Johnny Dangerously (1984)

  • 22 Jump Street (2014)

  • Out of Sight (1998)

  • Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2005)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

Download the Free App!

My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings