R | | Action, Crime, Drama
In a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.
Samuel L. Jackson and Kevin Spacey previously appeared together in A Time to Kill (1996).
Lieutenant Danny Roman:
Too bad Rudy, Danny Roman was *just* starting to like you.
Rudy Timmons: Well tell Danny Roman to hold the fuck on!
The ambulance at the end of the movie is an AMR unit. AMR does not operate in the City of Chicago (nor Cook County). That should have been either a Chicago Fire Department or Superior Ambulance.
$10,218,831 (USA) (2 August 1998)
$44,484,065 (USA) (1 November 1998)
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