A secretary is found dead in a White House bathroom during an international crisis, and Detective Harlan Regis is in charge of the investigation. Despite resistance from the Secret Service, Regis partners with agent Nina Chance. As political tensions rise, they learn that the crime could be part of an elaborate cover-up. Framed as traitors, the pair, plus Regis' partner, break into the White House in order to expose the true culprit.

  1. David Hodgin


  2. Wayne Beach


  3. Dwight H. Little


Top Billed Cast

  1. Wesley Snipes

    Wesley Snipes

    Detective Harlan Regis

  2. Diane Lane

    Diane Lane

    Agent Nina Chance

  3. Alan Alda

    Alan Alda


  4. Daniel Benzali

    Daniel Benzali

    Agent Nick Spikings

  5. Dennis Miller

    Dennis Miller

    Detective Steve Stengel

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 18, 1997


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 47m

Budget -

Revenue $25,804,707.00

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