Outside a mountain town grappling with a series of abductions and murders, Paul (Antonio Banderas), a reclusive writer, struggles to start what he hopes will be a career-saving screenplay. After a tense encounter at a diner with a drifter named Jack (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), Paul offers Jack a place to stay-and soon the edgy, demanding Jack muscles his way into Paul's work and the two men begin a jagged game of one-upmanship that will bring at least one tale to an end.
There is a reason you don't talk to strangers.
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Did You Know?
The film was based on the 2008 French film "Papillon Noir". See more
Although set in the United States, several cars are visible that were never sold there, such as the Ford Mondeo. See more
[looking at Jack's tattoo
And what is that?
Black butterfly, I had it done in prison.
Remake of Papillon noir