In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nary a nanosecond, Nicholas finds himself consumed by a dangerous set of ever-changing rules, unable to distinguish where the charade ends and reality begins.
|Michael Douglas||Sean Penn|
|Deborah Kara Unger||James Rebhorn|
|Peter Donat||Armin Mueller-Stahl|
|Carroll Baker||Anna Katarina|