Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force them to work together again. That Austin is now dating Caldwell's daughter is not helping the relationship at all. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
He didn't want to share the murder investigation. There's no way he's going to share his daughter.
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Did You Know?
The movie re-teamed actor Sean Connery
with Paramount Pictures which Connery just the previous year had won the Best Supporting Actor Academy Award (Oscar) for The Untouchables
(1987) for that studio. The Presidio
(1988) was Connery's very next film after that movie, but this time, Connery had the lead role, and again was in the forces, not as a policeman this time, but as a military man. See more
Lt. Col. Alan Caldwell wears a Combat Infantryman Badge (CIB) with a single star on his Class A uniform. In the movie, it is made clear that Caldwell's first combat duty was in Vietnam; only a combat veteran of the Korean War and Vietnam would earn the right to wear a CIB with a single star in place of a CIB minus the star. See more
The reason why I'm here is because I'm interested in you, not your father.
Written by Johnny Mercer
& Henry Mancini See more