R | | Action, Thriller
A Marine on death row is recruited by a shadowy U.S. military officer as part of a top-secret ops team, then gets framed for murder when the team and its officer set him up as the fall guy for the assassination of the First Lady.
This was the fifth film in which Oscar winner Jon Voight appeared in in 1997. The others include "Anaconda", "U-Turn" and "John Grisham's The Rainmaker." Like this one, Voight played a villain or a villainous character in those films. The only film in which Voight played a good guy or noble character was in "Rosewood" directed by the late John Singleton.
Standby, Sergeant. Target should be coming into sight. Target's in sight. Take him out.
Sergeant James Dunn: It's a kid, Lieutenant.
Marine Lieutenant: We have our orders, Sergeant.
Sergeant James Dunn: Can't be more than ten years old.
Marine Lieutenant: I don't care about his age. Take him out!
Sergeant James Dunn: I can't...
Marine Lieutenant: Goddammit, Sergeant! We ...
When Dunn parachutes off the building, he passes right in front of a bank of film lights on a crane.
$2,836,490 12 October 1997