As DEA soldier John Hatcher (Steve Seagal) heads undercover into a meeting of drug dealers, he asks Chico (Richard Delmonte), his frightened co-worker, "Since when did anyone accuse me of being sane?" It's unlikely anyone ever did make that accusation, as Hatcher goes about his business
with an obsessive vengeance that is anything but sane. His cover is blown during the meeting, leading to a violent bloodbath, which horrifies even Hatcher. He retires to his boyhood home in Chicago, feeling that he's lost his moral center and that the war against drugs is a lost cause. He visits
his old friend Max (Keith David) and they go to a bar, where a gun battle breaks out bet...