Plot & Details
Buck McGriff (Willem Dafoe) and Albaby Perkins (Gregory Hines) are military police from the army's Criminal Investigation Department assigned to find a serial killer in 1968 war-torn Saigon. Hookers have been ritualistically murdered, and the two cops spend their final days of active duty in the sleazy back alleys of Saigon tracking down the killer in this military mystery. One by one, possible witnesses who can shed light on the case are systematically murdered.
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 102min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 03/11/1988
- DVD Release Date: 01/25/2005
- Distributor(s): 20th Century Fox
- Director(s): Christopher Crowe
- Starring: Willem Dafoe , Gregory Hines , Fred Ward , Amanda Pays , Lim Kay Tong
- Themes: Americans Abroad,Serial Killers,Military Life,Murder Investigations
- Tone: Atmospheric,Tense
- Keywords: gunfighter, investigator, killing, military, nun, officer, Vietnam, bad-guy, good-guy, killing-spree, law-enforcement, police, prostitute/prostitution, serial-killer
- Country of Origin: USA (03-11-1988)