Above the Law Poster

Release Date: October 3rd, 1990

DVD Release Date: January 28th, 1998

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
A martial-arts expert and former CIA agent, Nico Toscani (Steven Seagal) is working as a Chicago cop when a relatively routine drug-trafficking investigation leads to an international conspiracy. Soon Nico and his partner, Delores "Jax" Jackson (Pam Grier), are the targets of mysterious and powerful criminals, but he refuses to back down. As Nico gets deeper into the case, he must contend with an old adversary: corrupt CIA operative Kurt Zagon (Henry Silva).

Cast: Steven Seagal, Pam Grier, Henry Silva, Sharon Stone, Ron Dean, Daniel Faraldo, Thalmus Rasulala, Miguel Nino

Director: Andrew Davis

Genres: Action

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Investigation, Pursuit, Wife, Gritty, 1980s, Revenge, Police officer, Police station, Engaging