Directed by William Friedkin | Starring: David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, Chazz Palminteri, Michael Biehn

Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Francisco big shot and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he has to deal with his personal feelings as well as the case.