In the Shadows Poster

Release Date: 2001

DVD Release Date: May 21st, 2002

R|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Hit man Eric O'Byrne (Matthew Modine) has orders from the mob: kill Hollywood stunt coordinator Lance Huston (James Caan). In order to make the hit, Eric travels to Florida and insinuates himself into Lance's world as a stuntman. He also slips into a dangerous romance with Lance's daughter, Clarissa (Joey Lauren Adams). As time draws near to O'Byrne deadly act, he starts to grow a conscience -- a development that could be his greatest asset or his fatal weakness.

Cast: James Caan, Cuba Gooding Jr., Matthew Modine, Jeff Chase, Joey Lauren Adams, Val Avery, Paul Louis, Cat Stone

Director: Ric Waugh

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Newman/Tooley Films, Cutting Edge Entertainment

Keywords: Rise, 2000s, Suspenseful, Murder, Temptation, Forbidden love, Tense, New York City, Daughter