Release Date: March 27th, 1998
DVD Release Date: January 7th, 2003
R|1 hr 31 min
Los Angeles heroin addict Jesse (Eric Stoltz) endangers the lives of his childhood friends after he discovers a briefcase full of money from a drug deal gone bad, and returns home with it to Texas. Hoping to turn his life around with his newfound wealth, Jessie endures detox with the support of his friends. However, the gang leader (Billy Bob Thornton) behind the drug deal, along with his cronies, trace Jesse's footsteps to Texas to exact revenge and take back their money.
Director: Geoff Murphy
Production Co: Alphaville Films, Home Box Office (HBO)
Distributors: Home Box Office (HBO) [us]