A stunt driver heading for prison on a minor charge is freed against his will by a terrorist gang. Then, by kidnapping his wife, he is forced to drive a getaway car in a plot to kidnap the President from a motorcade.
- Michael Madsen as Nick James
- Roy Scheider as US-President Carlson
- Keith David as Lamar
- Angie Everhart as Lacey
- Dayton Callie as Bela
- Kathy Christopherson as Nadia
- Gareth Williams as Clay Ripple
- Robert Miano as Jack
- Matthias Hues as Vic
- Mike Genovese as Smoke
The Hotel Intercontinental of Los Angeles belongs to the places, where it was filmed.