Michael Caine stars as Dr. David Linderby, half of a married U.N. medical team vaccinating native villages in West Africa. But when his wife is abducted by a depraved Arab slave trader, there's no time for diplomacy. He must pursue his wife's slavers 3,000 miles across the Sahara before she can be sold.

While on a medical mission in Africa Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped by a slave trader, her husband will do anything to find her and punish the kidnappers.