When a passionate, focused actor discovers that a vital prop (a hip flask) has gone missing a few hours before his show's press night, his world is turned upside down. The theater manager calms him down and sources another hip flask just in time. But the actor's seen this hip flask before and it not only brings back painful memories but also reunites him with his lost love.
A cop (Matthew McConaughey) who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister (Juno Temple).
A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.