Dean Singer has terminal cancer, yet is determined to spend his last days taking care of his 15 year-old 'big brother program' protégé, Louis 'Zig Zag' Fletcher. Dean got Louis a dishwasher job in shamelessly abusive, exploiting Mr. 'The Toad' Walters' restaurant. Louis' dead-beat, neglecting yet abusive dad pushes him for 'rent' (actually to repay violent loan-shark Cadillac Tom), which the half-wit gets by - stealing from Walters' safe, remembering numbers being his only talent. Singer is determined to return the money, despite excessive risks, with surprising allies. Written by
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for strong language and sexual content, elements of drugs and violence
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Did You Know?
Second Collaboration between David S Goyer, Wesley Snipes, and Luke Goss after Blade II. See more
The length of Singer's cigarette when he is in the hospital with Jenna. See more
What's your name?
ZigZag. Two big Z's, two little G's.
Written by Grant Lee Phillips
Performed by Grant Lee Phillips
Courtesy of Rounder Records
By arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group See more