Rae Dawn Chong stars as J.J., a hungry journalist looking for that one big story. She thinks she has found it in a series of murders of Brazilian street kids in a favela run by the crimelord, Boca. The aura of Rio during Carnival and the infectious charisma of Boca infatuate our heroine. How much is she willing to risk to get her story, and how much clothing is she willing to take off for Zalman King. (spoiler alert: everything).
Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio and she narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to stimulate their otherwise monotonous sexual life.
Phillip Filmore is a naive, 15-year-old, preoccupied with sex, who develops a crush on Nicole Mallow, the new 30-something, French housekeeper and sitter to look after him when Phillip's father is out of town for the summer on a "business" trip.
Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda.
The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved and the movie tries to find out who this beloved was.