'It takes a hard man to control the drugs empire. It takes an even harder man to wipe it out! '
"A multi-billion dollar empire of drug trafficking runs rife in this East-West intrigue.
The conflict erupts into vicious gang warfare where dealer is pitted against dealer. Cheung Wei (Keye Luke) head of the syndicates wants to sell-out for a safe passport to the States. He hires Quinlan (Robert Mitchum) as his go-between. However, with the dramatic and unexpected death of Wei, Quinlan changes his task and tries to track down the pipeline of heroin distribution to the world markets.
The result leads to a monumental battle, which destroys the entire operation
Director: Robert Clouse
Writers: Robert Clouse, Gregory Teifer
Robert Mitchum ... Quinlan
Richard Egan ... Ridgeway
Leslie Nielsen ... Riley Knight
Bradford Dillman ... Odums
Keye Luke ... Chung Wei
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Runtime: USA: 90 min