Johnny Gallagher, a sergeant, is sent from Germany with a prisoner. The prisoner escapes from the men's room at National Airport and Hackman begins his search for his man. Enlisting the help of his ex-wife and various old friends, he finds that the prisoner is part of a plot by senior military personnel on both sides to kill a very high-ranking world figure in order to sabotage arms control talks. Written by
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Gene Hackman is up against Tommy Lee Jones. Let the best man win!
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Did You Know?
The "christmas present" Walter Henke gets, the rifle - which is identical to Boyette's assassin weapon, of course - is indeed Austrian as Henke says, it's a Steyr AUG Bullpup 5.56mm universal rifle, manufactured by Steyr Mannlicher. It is the standard service rifle with several militaries including the Austrian Army, Australian Army, and the Irish Defence Forces. See more
At the beginning, a car pulls up in front of a two storey house, and the occupant races up to the third floor. See more
Sgt. Johnny Gallagher
Terrorists sir? They were pretty well organized. It was like a military operation.
Referenced in Intimate Portrait: Pam Grier
Soul of the Land
Performed and Written by William Olvis
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