The Presidio
The Presidio (1988)

Set in San Francisco, this murder mystery follows a detective who returns to a military base to solve a murder. Once there, he ends up clashing with his old enemy, the base commander. Real trouble brews when the commander's daughter… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 10, 1988
DVD Release Date: December 14, 1999
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Critic Score: 53% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the film benefits substantially from Connery's typically magnetic performance and the sporadic inclusion of unexpectedly engrossing sequences...

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Michael Clawson
West Valley View

Good thriller, but it suffers from '80s virus called the Mopes - it stutters on long, arduous sessions of depression while going absolutely nowhere.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The action scenes are great.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

Peter Hyams' strong direction and Connery's commanding presence make this handsome-looking action-thriller worth seeing.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
Tom Ericksen
One of Mark Harmon's best kept secrets -- It must've been grand working with Dean Connery
Dean McKenna
Fantastic murder mystery with police detective Mark Harmon and military provost marshal Sean Connery investigating a murder on military base. Forgot the plot… More
xGary Xx
Cop investigates murder blah blah clashes with military ho hum falls for daughter yadda yadda. Harmon and Ryan make a dreary and unconvincing couple, and the… More