Higher Ground (1988)

Genres - Action  |   Sub-Genres - Action Thriller  |   Release Date - Jul 22, 1988 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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In this thriller set against the majestic backdrop of the Alaskan wilderness, the late John Denver stars as a retired FBI agent seeking to clear the name of a close friend. Disillusioned with his job as a G-man, Jim Clayton retires from the FBI and goes into the airfreight business with his best friend. When Clayton's pal is murdered and branded a bootlegger, the former agent embarks on his most treacherous mission to date - clearing the name of an innocent man. Martin Kove, John Rhys-Davies, and Richard Masur co-star.

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agent [representative], barnstorming, charter [rental], drug-ring, drugs, drug-smuggler, employment, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation), friendship, investigation, service, smuggling