• Clear and Present Danger (1994)

Clear and Present Danger

Release Date: August 5th, 1994

DVD Release Date: October 21st, 1998

PG-13 |2 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

Agent Jack Ryan (Harrison Ford) becomes acting deputy director of the CIA when Admiral Greer (James Earl Jones) is diagnosed with cancer. When an American businessman, and friend of the president, is murdered on a yacht, Ryan starts discovering links between the man and drug dealers. As CIA agent John Clark (Willem Dafoe) is sent to Colombia to kill drug kingpins in retaliation, Ryan must fight through multiple cover-ups to figure out what happened and who's responsible.

Cast: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer, Joaquim de Alemeida, Henry Czerny, Harris Yulin, Donald Moffat, Miguel Sandoval

Director: Phillip Noyce

Genres: Thriller , Drama

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Revenge , 1990s , Intense , Daughter ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    The plot alone is a thing of beauty. show more

  • 50
    Mike ClarkUSA Today

    True-blue Ford keeps 'Clear' out of danger. [3 August 1994, p.D1]

  • 63
    James BerardinelliReelViews

    Enjoyable, but it's a shallow enjoyment. show more

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Awards

Nominated Sound Effects Editing
Nominated Sound