- Status: Completed
- Score: 6.5/10
- Director: Jim McBride
- Country: English
- Year: 1986
- Duration: 102 min
- Genres: Comedy,Crime,Drama,Romance,Thriller,
A corrupt lieutenant in the homicide division is threatened by the righteous DA while trying to solve a string of mysterious murders.
Set in New Orleans. Remy McSwain, lieutenant in Homicide finds that he has two problems, the first of a series of gang killings and Ann Osborne, a beautiful attorney from the D.A.’s police corruption task force in his office. He begins a relationship with her as the killings continue only to have charges filed against him for accepting bribes as he stumbles on a police corruption Sting. While this is happening, the criminals insist that none of the crime gangs are behind the killings.
Dennis Quaid, Ned Beatty, Lisa Jane Persky, Tom O'Brien, Grace Zabriskie, Solomon Burke, Jim Chimento, Robert Lesser, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman, Ebbe Roe Smith, Charles Ludlam, Marc Lawrence, Gailard Sartain, Edward Saint Pe',