R | | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
In order to foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a facial transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same terrorist impersonates the FBI agent.
The other pairs of actors that were considered for Sean Archer and Castor Troy besides Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Harrison Ford and Michael Douglas were Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin, Al Pacino and Robert De Niro and Jean-Claude Van Damme and Steven Seagal.
Clod! No daughter of mine would shoot so wide.
Castor Troy: DAD! *Put* the gun down! Put it down. Dad, put it down.
Castor Troy: Now we're going to find out what's in Papa's bag, Peaches!
Castor Troy: Say good-bye to Papa.
During the finale, despite having the microchip dislodged Sean Archer still talks in Castor Troy's voice.
$23,387,530 (USA) (27 June 1997)
$112,225,777 (USA) (31 October 1997)
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