The protagonists of this Generation X gabfest analyze each word they utter like lovesick computers, greedily breathing in the oxygen of their anxieties while the audience feels like it's choking in an atmosphere of carbon monoxide.
At an eatery, struggling actress Suzanna (Heather Graham) tries wheedling commitment out of preppie author Dodger (Jamie LeGros). During the course of this date, she sneaks off to phone ex-love Charles (Esai Morales) while Dodger calls his previous distraction, Alicia (Sarah Trigger). At a pool
hall, part-time hustler Charles impresses film student Michelle (Sheryl Lee) with his moves. Meanwhile, Michelle's on-again-off-again beau Rob...