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.
Both Paul Sorvino and Jill Hennessy starred in the NBC series "Law & Order" Sorvino starred in one full season in 1991 - 1992, but left early in the 1992 -1993 season because the cold weather of location in New York City was affecting him and was replaced by Jerry Orbach. Hennessy would be on the show for three seasons starring in 1993 until 1996, when she decided to leave the show to pursue a movie career and this was one of the first projects that she chose to star in along with "A Smile Like Yours" which was also released in 1997.
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 says "I'm a marine, we don't plan, we improvise", the pack that he is wearing on his back from the scene before is missing. The pack returns in the next shot.
$2,836,490 12 October 1997