In this dark Chilean drama, a female television journalist has a strange involvement with a terrorist. It all begins when reporter Florencia tries to get in contact with a guerrilla group for an interview and ends up abducted by a masked couple and taken to a radio station where the two begin broadcasting their manifesto. The male terrorist, Pedro, is so moved by his earnest words that he removes his mask to speak more clearly. Florencia finds herself strangely moved by his sincerity. Problems fire up when Luisa, the other terrorist kills a technician; she heads for Florencia but Pedro orders her spared and so begins a strange, brief affair between them.
After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
After teenage ambulance driver Ernest Hemingway (Chris O'Donnell) takes shrapnel in the leg during World War I, he falls in love with Agnes von Kurowsky (Sandra Bullock), a beautiful older nurse at the hospital where he's sent to recover.
Meet Howard Langston, a salesman for a mattress company is constantly busy at his job, and he also constantly disappoints his son, after he misses his son's karate exposition, his son tells Howard that he wants for Christmas is an action figure of his son's television hero, he tries hard to to make it up to him.