Location filming in St. Petersburg and Czechoslovakia and a moderately interesting plot overcome the usual low-budget deficiencies to make this an OK time killer.
Father Andrew Kanevsky (Martin Sheen) talks his rough-and-ready brother Vince (Chris Penn) into joining him on a trip to Russia. What he doesn't tell Vince is that he has agreed to help a group of Franciscan priests, who are being terrorized by neo-Nazis, smuggle out relics valued at $200 million
in order to help them relocate to America. When they land at the St. Petersburg airport, Andrew is kidnapped as part of a plot to intercept the jewels. Left for dead by one of the thugs, Vince makes his way to...