Box Office: $0.0M
PRINCIPAL CASTRichard Gere, Bai Ling, Bradley Whitford, Byron Mann, Peter Donat, Robert Stanton, Tsai Chin, James Hong, Tzi Ma, Ulrich Matschoss, Richard Venture, Jessey Meng
PRODUCERJon Avnet, Jordan Kerner, Charles B. Mulvehill, Rosalie Swedlin
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERWolfgang Petersen, Gail Katz
Richard Gere is Jack Moore, an attorney who comes toChina to close a satellite communications deal with theChinese government. After a night with an exoticbeauty, he finds himself in a situation that he can'ttalk his way out of. He is arrested for a murder he didnot commit and must negotiate his way through thevery different Chinese legal system where a guiltyparty is shot within a week of his sentencing and thecost of the bullet is billed to his family. His onlychance lies with the court- appointed defense advocateplayed by Bia Ling. Working together, despite vastcultural differences, they uncover a bizarre chain ofevidence that unravels at the highest levels ofgovernment, as the clock ticks away on Jack's life.
some violence and a scene of sexuality