Running time: 2h 8min
Directed by Wolfgang Peterson
Written by Jeff Maguire
Starring Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo
An assassin (John Malkovich) intends to kill the president, and in the process tries to emotionally connect with secret service agent Frank Horrigan (Eastwood) amid a deadly game of cat and mouse. While the game is on, Horrigan in turn tries to connect with attractive fellow agent Lilly Raines (Rene Russo). In the Line of Fire is an exciting and entertaining tale of intrigue and violence that has the viewer on the edge of their seat.