R | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
Terrorists take over a plutonium bomb and threaten to detonate it in a Saudi Arabian oil field. A special anti-terrorist unit is sent in to stop them.
Ken Wahl's real character name is never revealed in the movie. He is only known in the film by his codename: The Soldier.
During the KGB Training Camp scenes in Minsk there is an AM General M715 and a late 1970s GM station wagon seen in the camp.
Some violent and bloody scenes in slow motion had to be cut to get an 16 rating in Norway before its cinema release, scenes like the massacre in the beginning, the terrorist being shot in the head by the Israeli Mossad woman and when the policeman is shot in the stomach. later video rental versions are completely uncut.