Entertainment Weekly - 11/15/1996
"...Searing....Truly great pulp fiction..." -- Rating: B+
Undercover Treasury agents stir up plenty of action when they infiltrate the notorious Vantucci gang, well known counterfeiters. Based on the true-life Shanghai Paper Case.
Two agents from the U.S. Treasury Department just got in over their heads. Partners Dennis O'Brien and Tony Genaro are ordered by their superiors to infiltrate the notorious gang behind the "Shanghai Paper Case." They soon ingratiate themselves into the infamous ranks of a Detroit hooch syndicate. Apparently the crooks are using bogus revenue stamps. O'Brien and Genaro do not realize that getting out of this shadowy world will be a lot harder than getting in ever was.