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.
In the scene in which Paxton demands to know from Womack who Mason is, Paxton utters, "Yeah, I know all the cloak and dagger stories." This line was a direct reference to William Forsythe's earlier film Cloak & Dagger (1984).
Congressman Weaver and esteemed members of the Special Armed Services Committee, I come before you to protest a grave injustice... It has to stop.
Captains Frye and Darrow are constantly referred to as "soldier", something no Marine would ever stand for. This is because they are most likely former U.S. Army Rangers as the black beret, then the uniform item that distinguished them as such, indicated this.
£5,604,935 (UK) (19 July 1996)
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