A top US Air Force fighter pilot decides that his call sign of Black Angel means that he's a messenger of God. Freely committing murders as he goes, he steals a nuclear weapon and his plane. Taking a family hostage to help him, he works on bypassing the bomb's security lockouts so he can use it on the most sinful of American cities. Written by
Did You Know?
William O' Leary went on to play fighter pilot "Dead Meat" in Hot Shots!
(1991). See more
Glatman, the nuclear weapon expert, refers to dangerous "plutonium gas" inside the weapon. Plutonium is a solid; the only radioactive gas that might be in a nuclear weapon is tritium. See more
Capt. Eddie Gordon, Callsign Black Angel
It must be destroyed... it must be wiped clean.