With Anthony LaPaglia starring as a master-of-disguise federal agent, CHAMELEON has commendable ambitions to rise above the usual straight-to-video level but is seriously undermined by sluggish pacing and gross overlength.
After DEA agents are ambushed during a raid, agent Matt Gianni (Kevin Pollak) suspects a leak in his office. He calls his boss Stuart Langston (Wayne Knight) and asks for a fresh agent to come in. Langston assigns Willie Serling (Anthony LaPaglia), a master-of-disguise expert who has gone over the
edge since his wife and daughter were murdered by drug smuggler Alberto Cortese (Tony Mandola). Langston tells Serling to go undercover in prison to...