A clash of interests between agribusiness and a religious commune sets the scene for a double murder---and a possible lynching of the sect leader's son. Gideon: Louis Gossett Jr. Rebecca: Melissa Leo. Sheriff: Tom Bower. Paul Hecht: Rob Knepper. Waldner: Kevin Dunn. Drexell: John de Lancie.
In the Caribbean, Oliver (Louis Gossett Jr.) champions a naive youth accused of murder after being swept into a caldron of racism, drugs, money and power. Angela Holmes: Madge Sinclair. Tiberius: Darnell Williams. Ezra: Eriq LaSalle. Franklin Finney: Bill Sadler. Dr. Felix Rodriguez: Armando Silvestre.
Gideon (Louis Gossett Jr.) searches for an archaeologist who was "disappeared" while searching for gold artifacts in a Latin American nation ruled by a tyrant and torn by civil war. Carlotta Guzman: Julie Carmen. Col. Arache: Jesse Doran. Drew Lord: Sam Hennings.
Gideon fears that his brilliant protégé (Kelvin Han Yee), an estranged member of a tong family, may be drawn into a war for power in Chinatown. Louis Gossett Jr., Shari Headley. Li Chou: James Hong. Johnny Chen: James Saito. Jerry Wang: Raul Aranas.
Gideon (Louis Gossett Jr.) probes the murder of a woman he once loved, a writer who was investigating pornography, snuff films and Satanism. Raskin: Anthony LaPaglia. Det. John Quinn: Michael Rooker. Coombs: Jenny Wright. Alison: Cynthia Nixon.