Angelina Jolie cockteases a middle-aged man so that he will give her a ride to the Mojave Desert where her boyfriend and her mom are waiting for her. The middle-aged man ends up falling for her mom, who also has a boyfriend.
Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he has to deal with his personal feelings as well as the case.