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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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
The assassinated Brigadier General (in the beginning of the movie) is out of uniform. His haircut is too long and his rank insignia is only for battle dress and is placed in the wrong position. General officers are require to wear their stars in the middle of the epaulet. This distinguishes them from the other officers who are required to wear their insignia on the outside
edge of the epaulet. See more
[speaking in Russian
Col. Glen Whitacre
[driver pulls over and stops car
Why are we stopping, Sergeant?
Sorry sir, just checking the map.
[produces pistol and shoots both passengers dead
Referenced in Intimate Portrait: Pam Grier
Soul of the Land
Performed and Written by William Olvis
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