After attending the funeral services held in memory of Albert Kwong Vincent Tsui, both killed in an operation during the Cold War, Police Commissioner Sean Lau receives a phone call from an offender who announces that his wife is in the hands its. Receives the order to release him from prison in exchange for Joe Lee his wife. Desperate to save his wife, Lau violate protocol and preparing the transfer of Joe from prison. Following the kidnapper’s instructions, Lau arrives in an isolated area. A finds his wife wounded but alive. He swears he will do everything in its power to find the man who kidnapped wife and I tore out of favor with superiors.