R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A middle-aged woman finds herself in the middle of a huge conflict that will either make her a profit or cost her life.
Although prominently billed on the poster and featured in the film's trailers, Robert Forster was excluded from most advance promotional photos for the film. He was the only actor in the cast to receive an Academy Award nomination.
Girl at Security Gate:
Flight 710 to Cabo San Lucas, now boarding Gate 103, first class only. Flight 710, Cabo San Lucas, now boarding Gate 103. First class only.
Jackie Brown: Buenos dias. Welcome aboard. Welcome aboard.
The film takes place in 1995. Officer Dargus explains that Jackie was first busted in 1985, then says "Cut to 13 years later...," making 1998 the year in which the film would be occurring.
A copyright notice appears under the title at the beginning of the movie--a common practice for low-budget movies in the 1960s and '70s but very uncommon for 1997.
The following deleted scenes are included on the DVD:
Music by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier
Lyrics by Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland (as Edward Holland Jr.)
Performed by The Supremes
Courtesy of Motown Record Company, L.P.
By Arrangement with PolyGram Film & TV Licensing
$9,292,248 (USA) (28 December 1997)
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