Period yarn set in the 1930s and spun around Lee Falk's comic-strip superhero (Billy Zane) and his efforts to stop a madman who wants to rule the world. Xander Drax: Treat Williams. Diana Palmer: Kristy Swanson. Quill: James Remar.
A character study of baseball legend George Herman Ruth traces his career from his days as a youngster in an orphanage to his bittersweet bow out and explores the hidden vices—especially drinking—and dark corners of his private life.