A disturbed young man, who had tried out for the Houston Astros baseball team and been rejected, plots to take his revenge by a series of kidnappings.
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In the original network airing on ABC, then KTRK Eyewitness News anchor David Glodt (who took a job offer with ABC News after 1978 becoming a news director commencing with This Week with David Brinkley; as of 2018 the owner of InCompass Media including broadcasting for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo) also appeared in a brief news report in the movie. His scene has since been edited out. See more
When Cisco is attempting to put the Bomb on Kathy and she resists, she is handcuffed with only her right wrist. The other cuff is handcuffed to the clear leg of a table. After giving up on making her wear the bomb, Cisco places the bomb back in the cabinet. As he turns back to Kathy, both her wrists are now cuffed, and the chain is placed behind the table leg, not cuffed to it. See more