Small-town deputy Booth Parker (Kyle MacLachlan) divides his time between bailing his partner Earl Whitney (Wade Andrew William) out of financial scrapes, and sleeping with Sally Hogan (Amy Locane), the abused wife of Sheriff Dwayne Hogan (Peter Coyote). Things quickly change, however, when a big-city drug deal goes sour on the outskirts of this Texas hicksville. In the aftermath of a shoot-out, Earl persuades Booth to keep the dealers' dough. When one of the dying perps, Denning (Silas Weir Mitchell), shows signs of life, Earl smothers him. Unfortunately, Denning was really working undercover for the DEA, which sends investigator Ellen Marks (Roma Maffia) to discove...