release year:1988 genre:action/sci-fi viewing setting:home VHS, 12/20/98 what I expected:couldn't remember what I got:cop buddy action film with some sci-fi elements
synopsis:It's the 1990s (!) and a race of aliens now co-habitates among us. A human cop and an alien cop must work together to uncover a sinister plot.
impressions:Fairly entertaining - we get a shootout within ten minutes, and a good bit of action and subtle humor for the rest of the movie.
acting:James Caan and Mandy Patinkin both do good jobs as the main characters.
final word:The tried-and-true formula with a few twists.
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