R | | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
In order to foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a facial transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same terrorist impersonates the FBI agent.
Julianna Margulies turned down the role of Sasha Hassler because filming conflicted with her schedule for ER (1994).
Sasha, baby, I'm Castor. That's Archer.
Sasha Hassler: And I'm bored. Put the fucking gun down!
At their home, when Sean tells Eve that he has one last assignment we see his scar. At the Walsh Institute, before the surgery, there is another close-up of the scar, but it differs from the previous shot.
7 seconds in which a butterfly knife is shown were cut out of the UK version.
$23,387,530 (USA) (29 June 1997)
$112,225,777 (USA) (2 November 1997)
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