Dead Reckoning is a thriller that tells the story of Will Dacey, an assassin who finds he has just days to live. Armed with the knowledge of his pending doom and a fear of what awaits his murderous soul he embarks on a journey to save himself in the eleventh hour. With the help of an associate and an ancient elixir he is transported into the spiritual realm where he encounters the people he has assassinated over the years. Each person presents him with a chance to justify his actions or to repent for them. But with every passing moment the shadow of death comes ever closer pulling him from life and forcing him to face his reckoning.
Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner.
Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing voice, and he seizes the opportunity to rejuvenate his own flagging career; a young couple have separate romantic interludes; a spotlight shines on an ordinary man.
In a dystopian future, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy leads to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.