The tragic death of her fianc'e on the day of their wedding drives a woman to the edge. She builds a cottage by his grave, dances and sings by his grave and finally digs up his corpse and brings it into her house. She proceeds to live with him as man and wife. One day, she begins to write a screenplay about the resurrection of her dead lover entitled 'Artist'.
When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt to figure out what went wrong.
Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to rebel against the evil Mr.
Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose.