Turns out Tom and Tina had been lovers but he’d robbed her and left her in the lurch some five years prior. She’s now scraping the bottom of the barrel and refuses to forgive him. He’s wracked by remorse and would like to make a fresh start with Tina, but fate and hard feelings conspire to keep them apart. Meanwhile, there’s supposed to be money at the end of the drive with Jimmy.
Part road movie, part identity thriller, part tale of revenge, pic relies a bit too much in its narrative on keenly calibrated serendipity, but viewer curiosity about the outcome will outweigh most gripes. Thesps maintain a nice undercurrent of interpersonal suspense. Will Tina turn the tables on the man who deserted her or embrace him once again?
Other characters are close to nonexistent in pic, which unspools in cars, hotels, on sparse roads and windswept shorelines. Mellow, unobtrusive score suits the action, and technical contributions are fine.