Broken Arrow

Synopsis: "Broken Arrow" is the term used to describe a nuclear device that has been lost. In this movie, two nuclear missiles are stolen by rogue US pilot Deakins, but hot on his trail is his co-pilot Hale and a Park Ranger, Terry. The action takes place in Utah's canyon country; a high stakes game of cat and mouse.
Director(s): John Woo
Production: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
  1 win & 3 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
108 min

this morning and bite down hard!

You may pass that along

to Captain Hale with my compliments.

Ooh! Wilkins is giving us attitude!

You wanna take it through?

Tell him I'm gonna fly this thing

in one ear and out the other.

He won't even know we were there!

Copy, Colonel.

Hale says if anyone can catch us,... can.

And everyone get a fix!

They're about to turn out the lights!

Ready, Captain?

On your command, Major.

Go to war.

Initiating Stealth mode.

River valley approach, here we go.

Colonel, they've gone to Stealth mode.

We lost them on the radar!

Anybody still holding? Anybody?

- Capture on their heat signature, sir.

- Good.

They may be running cold,

but the air is colder.

Good man, Frenchy. I like that.

(Deakins) Descend to 400 feet AGL.

Altimeter setting 3-0-0-1.

(Hale) Airspeed .7 Mach.

Nap ofthe earth, here we go.

(radio) Terry? You been through

the Needles entrance tonight?

- No. Why?

- Mrs Parkerjust called.

Oh, God! What is it this time?

Another UFO?

- Or did Elvis drop by for dinner?

- She didn'tmention him,...

..but she saidsome trucks went through

the Needles entrance an hourago.

She thought theylookedsuspicious.

Clyde, what exactly

does a suspicious truck look like?

I don'tknowandlhave no idea!

Me neither!

Yeah, the thing is though,

she said one ofthe trucks was ours.

You're the only one out there tonight,

so ifit wasn'tyou...

She was probablyjust hallucinating.

Don't worry, I'll check it out.


- Lost 'em.

- Damn!

Come on, keep hunting. Keep hunting!

We're below their eyes and ears.

Proceed to primary target.

Descending to 200 feet.

Ridge coming up in six seconds.

I got it.

Whoo! Very nicely done!


- Switching to autopilot.

- Almost as good as me.

I left a few trees behind.

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Graham Yost

Graham John Yost (born September 5, 1959) is a Canadian film and television screenwriter. His best-known works are the films Speed, Broken Arrow, and Hard Rain and the TV series Justified. In 2002, he created the widely acclaimed, yet short-lived drama series Boomtown. He has also written for the television series Herman's Head and Band of Brothers. He also created the short-lived NBC drama Raines. Yost teamed up with Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg, along with two of his fellow Boomtown writers Michelle Ashford and Larry Andries, to write and direct episodes of the HBO miniseries The Pacific. Yost is the creator and executive producer of the FX series Justified, and an executive producer on the FX show The Americans. more…

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