“Honestly, it is quite an obscure feature and I wouldn’t be otherwise really interested in a movie like this one but since I always had a weak spot for Ridley Scott’s work, I was quite eager to check it out. Indeed, it is probably the most unknown and forgotten movie directed by Scott and I'm afraid it actually does deserve its status. I mean, after many ambitious productions dealing with Fantasy, SF and even a periode piece (‘The Duellists’, ‘Alien’, ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘Legend’), Ridley Scott was making for the first time a contemporary feature and the result was rather underwhelming. I mean, the title was rather lame and the story was just too pedestrian. Still, as usual with Ridley Scott, in spite of a rather weak story, he managed thanks to his always stylish directi” read more
Cast : Tom Berenger, Mimi Rogers, Lorraine Bracco
What was it about?
A married New York cop falls for the socialite murder witness he's been assigned to protect.
My two cents:
It is probably the most obscure and forgotten movie directed by Ridley Scott and I'm afraid it does deserve its status. The title is rather lame, the story was pretty weak and the two main actors are now huge has-beens. Still, Ridley Scott managed thanks to his awesome directing to make the whole thing watchable "
Kahden mainion scifileffan (Alien, Blade Runner) jälkeen Scott menee ja pyöräyttää tällaisen surkean rikospätkän, käyttäen pääosassa maailman aliarvostetuinta näyttelijää Tom Berengeriä. Edes Tomppa ei onnistu tässä kunnolla. Todella iso pettymys ottaen huomioon ohjaajan ja pääosanäyttelijän.