|Halle Berry||Audrey Burke|
|Benicio Del Toro||Jerry Sunborne|
|David Duchovny||Brian Burke|
|Omar Benson Miller||Neal|
|John Carroll Lynch||Howard Glassman|
|Alexis Llewellyn||Harper Burke|
|Micah Berry||Dony Burke|
After her husband dies in an act of senseless violence, Audrey Burke is left alone with two young children and no idea how to cope. Nearly paralyzed by grief, Audrey tracks down her husband's childhood friend, Jerry . Jerry is a drug addict, but Audrey invites him to move into her home nevertheless, and a mutually dependent relationship develops between the two damaged souls.