R | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A mild-mannered chemist and an ex-con must lead the counterstrike when a rogue group of military men, led by a renegade general, threaten a nerve gas attack from Alcatraz against San Francisco.
Four of this movie's co-stars appeared in two movies released in 1998. David Morse and John Spencer in The Negotiator (1998), and Bokeem Woodbine and Tony Todd in Caught Up (1998), respectively.
Congressman Weaver and esteemed members of the Special Armed Services Committee, I come before you to protest a grave injustice... It has to stop.
(at around 1h 50 mins) The plane which rolls out of the hangar is a two seat F/A-18 Hornet, yet all aircraft in the flight squadron are single seaters. This plane has no tail markings such as aircraft registration number and squadron ID.
The UK channel 5 version cuts Commander Anderson's death, when he is shot the first time; the shot of his blood spilling out of his back was replaced by a shot of Sean Connery.
$25,069,525 9 June 1996