Jon Voight sleepwalks his way through this would-be thriller about a corrupt lawyer in Chicago's political inner circle. Made for the Showtime Network, THE FIXER was released on home video in 1998.
In Chicago, the main power players are the mayor's office, the courts, the mob, and the press; working with these powers is the "fixer," the man who makes illicit deals which clear up problems encountered by the town's leading citizens. The current fixer is Jack Killoran (Jon Voight), a
second-generation lawyer who inherited the fixer position from his father. Killoran has no problem greasing palms in order to get a new airport and stadium built; however, his conscien...