|Lou Taylor Pucci||Mercer|
|William Lee Scott||Rid|
|Nick Offerman||Nick the Potter/Dutch the Trumpeter/Joaquin the Motel Clerk|
|Judy Greer||Better Than Toast|
|Julio Oscar Mechoso||Sergio Leone|
|Colin Fickes||Cousin Buddy|
|Maura Tierney||Hal's Pets|
Mercer, distraught after his mother's death, steals a car from a car wash in Oregon. He flees the state, bound for California, in search of his estranged half brother, Arlen . Shortly into Mercer's journey, a cell phone rings inside the stolen car; it turns out that both the phone and the car belong to Kate . But, instead of calling the police, Kate and Mercer build a relationship through a series of long talks over the course of his road trip.