It would take a congressional investigation to disentangle the murky coils in this viper's nest of Latin-American intrigue.
New York stockbroker Paul Gleason (Louis Gossett Jr.) receives a summons from the State Department to go to Nicaragua and claim the body of an old friend, war correspondent Dennis Rice (John Savage), victim of a drunken-biking accident. When he arrives in the capital, Managua, Gleason finds
himself stonewalled by authorities, who claim that Rice is already buried. In fact, Gleason is no mere Wall Street executive but an undercover commando and a partner to fellow soldier Rice ever since Vietnam. Rice's mission was to infiltrate the South Am...