- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 36 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: May 11, 2004
- Originally Released: 1988
- Label: Universal Studios
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"I'm white, and I can't fight."
- attorney Roland Dalton (PETER WELLER) when someone attempts to mug him. Or so he thinks.
Based on a true story of a public defender whose drug-dealing client steadfastly claims an undercover cop tried to rob and kill him. The public defender and a non-conformist New York cop team up and find their investigation takes them in the direction of a sophisticated scam among police officers.
An attorney is torn between his sense of justice and his wallet, when he's offered big fees to defend a scummy drug dealer who shot a crooked cop. Sacrificing his bank account, the lawyer teams up with a rogue cop and together they uncover and destroy a ring of corrupt officers.