CINEMA: THE ULTIMATE HIJACK

IT'S THE PRESIDENT VS. TERRORISTS IN AIR FORCE ONE, WHICH FEATURES GOOD, CLAUSTROPHOBIC SUSPENSE

Well, finally--the president we deserve, a morally square peg in the Oval Office, a man whose primary emotional color is true blue. James Marshall is the kind of guy who stands up boldly to international thuggery as well as to temporizers on his own staff. He has a nice sense of humor, a good marriage and a daughter who mirrors his virtues. He is also, as it turns out, physically brave and uncannily resourceful under life-threatening pressure. And he looks a lot like the reliably doughty Harrison Ford.

This fantasy--that such an exemplary figure could actually get elected in modern America--is...

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