U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a plane load of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when Diplomatic Security Agent John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer.
- Genre: Thriller, Crime, Action
- Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures, Kopelson Entertainment
- Keyword: chicago, illinois, cia, transport of prisoners, chase, innocence, conspiracy, escape, fugitive, u.s. marshal, agent, action hero, manhunt
- Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Daniel Roebuck, Tom Wood