The story takes place over the course of an evening that soon becomes very abstract. Sam and Emily are awaiting guests when, without warning or explanation, Emily recoils from him in horror. Before they can understand what has happened, their friends arrive and they are forced to play host. The rest of the evening is dominated by their guests' abuse of wine, culture and cruel mockery, while Sam and Emily struggle to grasp the changes taking place between them.
Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, finds himself for the first time on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons heist.
Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test.
In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.