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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He's one man racing against time to stop the most explosive conspiracy in history.
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Did You Know?
Although the story is set in various places around the world, nearly all of the film (including scenes set in Washington and Germany) were filmed in the area of the director's home town, Chicago. See more
At the beginning of the movie the arrested soldier has his uniform on when being escorted out of the room, but outdoors through undone coat only his shirt is visible. See more
Why would someone want to take the place of a guy going to prison?
Sgt. Johnny Gallagher
Get's him into the country without a passport
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