To foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan backfires when the same criminal impersonates the cop with the same method.
Guilty Pleasure Qualities:
Over-the-top performances from both John Travolta and Nicolas Cage. John Woo’s stylish directing. The cringe-worthy dialogue.
Guilty Pleasure Level:
Moderate (Revisited once every two years)
- John Travolta (as Sean Archer / Castor Troy)
- Nicolas Cage (as Castor Troy / Sean Archer)
2 hours and 18 minutes
Action / Crime / Thriller