An indie film director, Alex, and his cocky 'action hero' friend Brad, are making a campy action film, 'Ninja vs. the Underworld.' Timid with approaching women compared to Brad's flirtatious style, Alex tries online dating. On the site he meets, Kate, a struggling young actress. Kate and Alex quickly form a connection and their friends merge social circles. In the fold is reserved sound recordist Mark, who is Alex and Brad's roommate, as well as Kate's roommates Stephanie, a petite princess and Shannon, a tough cookie. Kate is cast in 'Ninja vs. The Underworld' to play opposite Brad's Ninja hero character. Tension rises when Alex and Brad struggle for creative control over the project.