A retired New York cop on vacation in America's West is drawn into a sheriff's investigation of a mysterious series of cattle killings.
- Year: 1982
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
- Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Alive Enterprises
- Keyword: journalist, biological weapon, sheriff, kidnapping, blackmail, investigation, based on true story, conspiracy, reporter, scientist, military, germ warfare, cattle mutilation
- Director: Alan Rudolph
- Cast: Robert Urich, JoBeth Williams, Paul Dooley, Hoyt Axton, Peter Coyote, Marin Kanter