R | | Action, Crime, Drama
In a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.
The wife of Danny Roman's partner, Nate Roenick, mentions their son, Jeremy. Jeremy Roenick was a hockey player in the Chicago Blackhawks.
Lieutenant Danny Roman:
You were wrong about me. What if I'm right about them?
Lieutenant Chris Sabian: But what if you're wrong about me?
When Palermo is told to take the shot, a closeup on his eye blinking through the scope is a stand in. This is evident by the brim and strap of a helmet and facial wrinkles that Palermo doesn't have. He has smoother skin and wears a backwards baseball cap.
$10,218,831 (USA) (2 August 1998)
$44,484,065 (USA) (1 November 1998)
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