A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.

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  1. Sidney Lumet

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Alan Smithee


  3. Edwin Torres


Top Billed Cast

  1. Nick Nolte

    Nick Nolte

    Captain Michael Brennan

  2. Timothy Hutton

    Timothy Hutton

    Asst. Dist. Atty. Aloysius 'Al' Francis Reilly

  3. Armand Assante

    Armand Assante

    Roberto 'Bobby Tex' Texador

  4. Luis Guzmán

    Luis Guzmán

    Det. Luis Valentin

  5. Charles S. Dutton

    Charles S. Dutton

    Det. Sam 'Chappie' Chapman

  6. Patrick O'Neal

    Patrick O'Neal

    Kevin Quinn (Chief of Homicide)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 12m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • April 27, 1990
    R, Theatrical



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