A tense geopolitical thriller that leaves a curiously bad aftertaste. While campaigning for the 2008 primaries, President Walter Emerson (Kevin Pollak) winds up snowbound in a remote Colorado diner with his national security advisor (Sheryl Lee Ralph) and
chief of staff (Timothy Hutton). Meanwhile, the outside world is about to end: Without warning, Iraqi troops have overrun a UN peacekeeping mission and have once again invaded Kuwait. With chemical and biological weapons aimed at key cities, Uday Hussein son of Saddam and the leader of Iraq
dares anyone to do anything about it. In what amounts to a high-stakes game of chicken that makes the Cuban Mis...