Rob Lowe stars as soldier of fortune Sean Dillon in this first of four films adapted from the novels of Jack Higgins. The film premiered on The Movie Channel and made its home-video debut in 1998.
British Secret Service officials Sir Charles Ferguson (Kenneth Cranham) and Hannah Bernstein (Deborah Moore) pressure former mercenary Sean Dillon (Rob Lowe) to unmask elusive assassin Engel (Hannes Jaenicke), but Dillon is reluctant to capture the man who once saved his life. Discovering that
Engel's target is Sir Charles, Dillon employs a remote-controlled auto and dummies to dupe Engel into thinking he has car-bombed his nemesis.
When Engel heatedly confronts Di...