Izzy (Robin Tunney) is a struggling young photographer. Peter (Joel Edgerton) is an assistant professor in Los Angeles. Newly engaged and madly in love, they find their cozy world shattered by a random act of violence. Their respective parents, the idiosyncratic Arlene (Cybill Shepherd) and sportswriter John (Elliott Gould), and Peter's mercurial father, Eddie (Scott Wilson), weave their way through their children's lives and it soon becomes clear that irrevocable losses have touched not only Izzy and Peter, but their entire circle of relationships. Long-hidden emotions rise to the surface as the trauma turns into a complex test of Izzy and Peter's relationship.
当一群考古学家在巨石堆历史纪念碑附近挖出一具木乃伊时，一个潜藏在岩床下的远古机器部件也被发现了。毫不知情的工人们偶然间触发了一个机关，于是启动了一连串终结世界的事件。 When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an ancient piece of machinery hidden beneath the bedrock is discovered. Not knowing what it could be the workers accidentally trigger the mechanism and start a chain of events that may very well end the world as we know it.
J.KESSELS is both a hilarious road movie and a bittersweet trip down memory lane, a crazy ride in a flame-adorned Plymouth Gold Duster from provincial Holland to Hamburg's Reeperbahn and back. And a hallucinatory trip through the mind of an author, who no longer knows if his novel is a product of his own imagination, or if he is actually living it. The lead character is Kessels, a chain smoking tough guy with a heart of gold. Kessels and Frans are ageing youngsters who like nothing better than to consume nicotine, beer and country & western music. However, in Frans' novels Kessels and he are fearless crime fighters: heroes even, but the world around them is unaware of it. Heroes who create a flurry of misunderstanding at every step. Frans accepts the assignment for Kessels and him to kidnap a philandering criminal in Hamburg and return him to his wife, because the caller is the younger brother of BB, or Brigitte, once the focus of little Frans' prepubescent sexual dreams and awakening...
本（罗伯特·德尼罗 Robert De Niro 饰）是一个失意的好莱坞制片人，当他把全部的筹码压在了他正在制作的那部电影上时，他意识到自己犯了一个巨大的错误。夹在强势的电影公司老板和暴躁的导演杰里（迈克尔·温科特 Michael Wincott 饰）之间，本受尽了委屈，明星经纪人提出的各种匪夷所思的要求也让他气不打一处来，更糟糕的是，麻烦的事情还远远不止于此。 为了缓解婚姻上的压力，本和妻子凯利（罗宾·怀特 Robin Wright 饰）决定分居，这一决定本该有利于修复本和凯利之间的感情问题，没想到却让两人之间的距离越来越远，同时，本的女儿佐伊（克里斯汀·斯图尔特 Kristen Stewart 饰）似乎和编剧斯科特（斯坦利·图齐 Stanley Tucci 饰）有着暧昧不明的关系，而据本所知，斯科特是一个彻头彻尾的花花公子。