Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country.
Het Witte Huis in de Verenigde Staten wordt overvallen en bezet door een gevaarlijke paramilitaire groep. Een agent van de geheime dienst, John Cale (Channing Tatum), krijgt de belangrijke en zware taak om het leven van de Amerikaanse president te redden.
A Secret Service agent is tasked with saving the life of the U.S. President after the White House is overtaken by a paramilitary group.