A merc is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal. A woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta.
. . . when crime and passion mix!
See more »
Did You Know?
was considered for the role that eventually went to James Coburn
. Rumors had it that Bronson turned the film down because the producers had refused to write in a role for his wife, Jill Ireland
. With much of the pre-production crew already on location in the Caribbean, Lew Grade
wanted to shut down the production when Bronson pulled out. Realizing how much money he had already sunk into a film that had not properly secured its star actors, Grade saved face by moving ahead using Coburn as a replacement for Bronson. See more
The film was originally released theatrically in the UK with an uncut 'AA' (15) certificate and later reissued as an 'A' (PG) with cuts to some of the bloodier shootings, shots of men on fire, a wire strangling and a brief shot of a topless woman. The 1986 video was upgraded to a 15 certificate and restored the later cinema edits though 15 secs were cut from a cockfighting scene. See more
Referenced in The Exterminator