There is no good that can come from the drug trade. The middle-aged drug dealer played by Willem Dafoe learns this the hard way. As a recovering addict, Dafoe thinks he can be the perfect dealer feeding the drug habit for his rich Manhattan clients. Whenhis boss Susan Sarandon decides to go straight, Dafoe panics. Reconnecting with former flame Dana Delany might be his salvation, but when the cops suspect him of a murder, his life begins to collapse around him. A harrowing drama populated by complex performances.