EDGE OF HONOR teeters on the edge of credibility. What could have been a taut and dynamic adventure about desperate wilderness survival, in the tradition of John Boorman's gripping DELIVERANCE, is squandered in a shootfest of myopic story marksmanship.
A title card relates that loggers and fisherman in the vast forests of Washington's Olympic Peninsula have fallen on hard times. However, proximate to major shipping lanes, it is an ideal location for drugs and weapons smuggling. On cue, one gang of arms smugglers is brutally ambushed by another
for possession of a shipment. One man escapes. Ritchie (Don Swayze) is ordered to hunt down the survivor. There is inde...