Though CONSPIRACY OF FEAR contains some effectively flashy suspense set-pieces, the filmmakers have done little to string these sequences into a coherent whole.
Unbeknownst to his son, Chris King (Andrew Lowery), Dr. King (Alan Jordan) is a scientific operative for the CIA. When Dr. King reneges on a deal to sell top-secret data, disappointed foreign buyers hire a hit man, Straker (Geraint Wyn Davies) to kill Dr. King. Straker booby-traps an elevator
containing the doctor and Chris; Chris escapes, but his father and an innocent housewife passenger are killed. Chris doesn't realize, however, that the assassin had explicit orders to find a manila envelope addresse...