R | | Action, Drama, Thriller
An ex-C.I.A. hit man running from his past (Malone) finds just how difficult it is to retire when he runs across a small town controlled by mercenaries and a family that's resisting their control.
In the closing credits, Malone is holding his Virginia driver's license as it slowly burns . The signature on the card of the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles reads "Alfred E. Newman", who is "Mad Magazine"'s goofy mascot.
I think it's time for you to get some help.
Richard Malone: Why?
Jamie: Because you can't do your job anymore.
Richard Malone: Because I let that man live?
Jamie: That man is the worst bastard that...
Richard Malone: I don't care! I've had enough! I want out.
Jamie: What am I supposed to tell our superiors at the company?
Richard Malone: ...
The sheriff looks at Malone's drivers license which clearly has a street address in Baltimore, then immediately asks "Why do you have a post office box for an address?"
UK cinema and video versions were cut by 1 second to remove an ear clap.
$1,377,691 3 May 1987