A candy-colored tour of the low life through the glassy eyes of disgraced surgeon Eugene Sands (David Duchovny). Sands lost his medical license for taking a scalpel to a patient while under the influence of narcotics; 10 months later he's scoring in
the coolest dive in LA when fate steps in and gives him a swift kick in the ass. A man is shot and good samaritan Sands does a MacGyver with a coat hanger and a seltzer bottle, bringing himself to the attention of sultry Claire (Angelina Jolie) and boyfriend Raymond Blossom (Timothy Hutton), a
fashion-forward gangster who figures a junkie doctor on call is an asset in his line of work. Next thing Sands knows, he's cons...