A young man born out of an incestuous relationship, after enduring an emotionally scarring childhood, gives in to the dark side of Satanic forces and becomes a weapon of evil. He kills with such ferocity that he becomes the main target of the L.A.P.D. Detective Russell Logan engages in a battle of wits with Channing in life and after death. It appears that Channing can't be stopped, but Logan has a few tricks of his own to match Channing's -"First Power".

  1. Robert Resnikoff

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lou Diamond Phillips

    Lou Diamond Phillips

    Det. Russell Logan

  2. Tracy Griffith

    Tracy Griffith

    Tess Seaton

  3. Jeff Kober

    Jeff Kober

    Patrick Channing

  4. Mykelti Williamson

    Mykelti Williamson

    Det. Oliver Franklin

  5. Dennis Lipscomb

    Dennis Lipscomb

    Commander Perkins

Full Cast & Crew

The First Power
The First Power



Status Released

Release Information

  • April 6, 1990


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $22,424,195.00



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