Ever wonder what it's like to be a ticket scalper in the world's most event-packed city? You might just learn a trick or two from this shaggy dog story about poor, schlumpy Gary (Andy Garcia) -- once the
scalper to see, now down on his luck because
long-time girlfriend Linda (Andie MacDowell) sent him packing to a flea bag hotel -- and slick, well-organized front man Casino (André Blake), who's muscling in on his territory. Linda has given up on Gary, exhausted by a long list of failed schemes and the generally unstable lifestyle; she's
decided to go to Paris and become a chef. Only Gary's partner in scalping, the sad, broken Benny (Richard Bradford), sticks...