Maverick Chicago cop Eddie Jillette poses as a hit man to meet with someone in from New Orleans looking to have a job done. The result is that both the guy and Jillette's partner wind up very dead, while a stunning blonde in on the setup disappears. He heads south to settle the score and soon finds himself being hunted, with the girl in tow and the local police anything but happy. New Orleans may never be the same again. Written by
Jeremy Perkins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
When passion and hatred know no limits, expect no mercy.
Did You Know?
Director Richard Pearce
said of his and Richard Gere
's enthusiasm for the project: "I think we were both strongly drawn to the idea of a film that contrasts the 'civilized' and 'urban' world of a Chicago cop with the more alien 'primitive' one of the Louisiana Bayou Country". See more
When Eddie and Michel are taking a shower in the shack, there's big smudge of dirt on Michel's face whenever the camera is close to her face. When the camera cuts wider to show Eddie as well, suddenly the smudge disappears. Then it reappears again. See more
You're doin' reefer with the brothers or is your old lady on a moon cycle?
Why do you ask somethin' like that?
Cause once a month without fail you get bullshit philosophical with me.
Yeah, well, that's what happens when you get married, Eddie.