Jimmy, a business-like young man, enters a room where a man, the accountant for a shadowy drug lord, is shackled. Over the next week, Jimmy systematically tortures the accountant, demanding information about missing funds. The accountant denies any knowledge. In flashbacks to six months before, we see Jimmy's joining a group of the drug lord's enforcers, surviving brutal hazing, getting his first assignment, and keeping his cool. We also learn that Jimmy has another identity, friends in high places, and a girlfriend unhappy about both his work and his changing personality. Can Jimmy hold on to his humanity as he carries out increasingly nightmarish orders?
Die Grenzen zwischen Gut und Böse sind aufgehoben (Germany)
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Did You Know?
Cole Hauser and Laurence Fishburne previously appeared in Higher Learning (1995), though shared no scenes. See more
(at around 1 min) Jimmy rides a motorcycle into a parking garage. The sign above the entrance states "clearance 2.0 meters". The film takes place in California which uses the imperial system rather than the metric system, therefore the sign should be in feet, not meters. See more
Why Don't We Go
Performed by Manoa Backyard
Written by Bradley Tanimura
Published by Fundamental Shoes Publishing and Manoa Backyard Publishing
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