A darkly humorous portrayal of urban legends and one mans plunge into mania. Charlie (Dan Futterman) is a tormented young gay man who has recently split from his long-time companion. Unable to reconcile himself to his loss Charlie decides to live on the edge. One night as he aimlessly wanders the streets of downtown Manhattan he locks gaze with a mysterious stranger. This chance encounter marks the beginning of a nightmarish quest as he haunts the city nightly in an increasingly desperate attempt to find this man. In the course of his journey Charlie meets a host of bizarre characters each of whom recounts an urban myth. For Charlie the borders of reality which once gave his life order have now shifted. A provocative sexually charged noir that probes the powerful and transcendent nature of love.