To foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan backfires when the same criminal impersonates the cop with the same method.
Benjamin Franklin Gates descends from a family of treasure-seekers who've all hunted for the same thing: a war chest hidden by the Founding Fathers after the Revolutionary War. Ben's close to discovering its whereabouts, as is his competition, but the FBI is also hip to the hunt. Written by
The cities that the major action takes place in (Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and New York City) are three of the nine capital cities the United States has had in its history. See more »
While telling young Ben about the Templar treasure, John Adam Gates says 'my grandfathers grandfather, Thomas Gates...' But in the sequel Thomas Gates was shown to be his grandfather and his son Charles Carroll Gates was John Adams Gates son Patrick Gates grandfather. See more »