This above-average action escapist fare may seem a bit dated as the Berlin Wall comes tumbling down, but its attempt to meld a cold-war thriller with a cop drama isn't totally behind the times. Paranoia about US governmental meddling in world affairs and the questionable ethics of such
exclusive boys' clubs as the CIA, the FBI, and the KGB can never be considered out of fashion. Cold wars may end, but international conspiracies and screw-ups like the one portrayed in DEAD AIM will probably always be with us.
Why are so many topless dancers dying of drug overdoses, and what do these untimely deaths have to do with the latest case for maverick cop Mace Douglas (Ed...