Variety - 06/13/1984
"...Slickly made and tightly scripted....[The film creates] a palpable sense of nervous anticipation..."
Holland (Charles Bronson) is a successful assassin who has retired and is living in the Cayman Islands when he hears that a friend has been killed by a notorious South American political torturer, Dr. Clement Molloch (Joseph Maher). In order to avenge his friend's death he comes out of retirement and begins to kill off Molloch's bodyguards, until he is left face to face in a copper mine for the climactic fight. A top-notch action thriller suspensefully and violently directed by J. Lee Thompson, director of the original CAPE FEAR.
A retired hit man goes back into action in order to the avenge the murder of a friend. The person responsible for his friend's death is a professional sadist who provides torture services to several Central American regimes. The hit man must cut his way through a collection of vicious henchmen and corrupt government agents in order to complete his bloody mission.