Enemy of the State

Enemy of the State
Enemy of the State

Year

1998

Duration

130 minutes

Genres

Action and Adventure, Thriller

Language

English

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Synopsis

Robert Dean is a devoted father, husband, and attorney working in Washington D.C. His life quickly spirals out of control when a videotape capturing the murder of a congressman at the hands of Thomas Reynolds, a corrupt official at the National Security Agency, is planted on him. In an attempt to cover his tracks, Reynolds tries to frame Dean for the murder, forcing him on the run. With the help of an ex-intelligence expert, Dean attempts to thrown Reynolds off the trail and prove his innocence, while the security forces are probing ever deeper into his life. A smart, engaging thriller with political resonance around issues of surveillance and law-enforcement.

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Contains strong language.

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