- Release Date: March 27, 1987
- Run Time: 1 hr 41 min
- Rating: R
- Cast: Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty
- Director: Jim McBride
Synopsis: Colorful drama, set in New Orleans, about the relationship which develops between a young police lieutenant and an uncompromising female DA who is unimpressed with the bribery and corruption which is rife in his department. A vicious gang war is also simmering and looks set to erupt at any moment, as the murder of a Mafia soldier is followed swiftly by the killing of three drug-dealing gangsters.