The spirit of Quentin Tarantino hangs over this woozy action picture like the Ghost of Better Movies Past. Bending the truth comes naturally to fast-talking grifter Jack (Matthew Lillard), who offers professional thief Max (Vincent D'Onofrio) and his amoral girlfriend Jamie (Valeria Golino) a chance to break into the big time. Max prefers to stick with a known quantity he deals in stolen antiques but Jamie is tired of the penny-ante deals that satisfy Max and his dimwitted associate, Piece (Mark Boone, Jr). So Max and Jamie agree to take part in Jack’s scheme to rip off his former employer, the Bossman (Ed O’ Ross). The Bossman is willing to fork over $...