Milla Jovovich, Angus Macfadyen, Stephen Dorff, Aisha Tyler, Sarah Strange, Vincent Laresca, Tony Munch, Kay Hawtrey, John Robinson, Tim Eddis
United States of America
Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. Shes smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: Vic, a woman who would like to be Kates lover; Reilly, who runs with Al but also is attracted to Kate and repulsed by Als violence; and, Liz, the counselor assigned to Kate from a battered-womens program. Vic and Reilly talk about killing Al, Liz gives pep talks; Kate remains frightened. Will Als menace and Kates dependency hold sway?