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Release Date: 1992

DVD Release Date: March 31st, 1998

PG-13|2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
Computer hacker Martin (Robert Redford) heads a group of specialists who test the security of various San Francisco companies. Martin is approached by two National Security Agency officers who ask him to steal a newly invented decoder. Martin and his team discover that the black box can crack any encryption code, posing a huge threat if it lands in the wrong hands. When Martin realizes the NSA men who approached him are rogue agents, they frame him for the murder of the device's inventor.

Cast: Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley, Mary McDonnell, River Phoenix, Sidney Poitier, David Strathairn, Timothy Busfield

Director: Phil Robinson

Genres: Comedy, Thriller

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Revenge, Quest, Suspenseful, Underdog, 1960s, 1990s, Amusing