This tepid expose of police corruption has many elements counting against it, but foremost is the tedious performance given by its star, Brian Wimmer. Wimmer's lack of charisma initiates an artistic domino effect that makes all other aspects of this crime thriller collapse.
After a failed drug bust in which his partner is killed and he survives because a bullet is deflected off his badge--guilt-ridden rookie Dan Samson (Brian Wimmer) requires the ministrations of psychologist Dr. Doris Rice (Olympia Dukakis).
Mistrusted by veterans at his new office assignment as a stoolie for Internal Affairs, Dan is cold-shouldered by Capt. Hunt (Yaphet Kotto) and Detective...