Plot & Details
When suburban police officer Alex Kearney (Anthony Edwards) angers a wealthy, influential citizen by stopping him for a traffic violation, he finds himself transferred to the city's worst precinct. Struggling to adapt to his new inner-city surroundings, Kearney must deal with his gruff new partner, Dennis Curren (Forest Whitaker), as the two attempt to break up a crime ring.
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 96min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 01/20/1990
- DVD Release Date: 01/25/2005
- Distributor(s): 20th Century Fox
- Director(s): Richard Benjamin
- Starring: Anthony Edwards , Forest Whitaker , Penelope Ann Miller , Joe Pantoliano , David Clennon
- Themes: Class Differences,Fish Out of Water,Bumbling Cops
- Tone: Madcap,Tense,Goofy,Humorous
- Keywords: crime-ring, inner-city, partner, police-officer, precinct, traffic-ticket
- Country of Origin: USA (01-20-1990)