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 <email@example.com>
When passion and hatred know no limits, expect no mercy.
Did You Know?
Producer D. Constantine Conte
once suggested a reason for star Richard Gere
's enthusiasm for the project: "I hope I'm not giving anything away, but Richard is a major John Garfield
fan, and Eddie [Jillette] is in many ways a contemporary version of the kind of character Garfield often played in the 1940s". 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
Every hooker's got a hard luck story.