Set on the vast and desolate Nullabor Plain in South Australia, this sexy road thriller follows two attractive grifters, Nikki (Frances O'Connor) and Al (Matt Day), who earn their living by conning unsuspecting businessmen whom Nikki picks up at bars. When one of their targets accidentally dies, the couple is forced to flee. Worse still, they now have an incriminating tape of a local sports hero, who's aptly named Zipper Doyle (Barry Langrishe). With a pair of detectives and Zipper on their trail, the lovers take to the road. When everyone who harbors them turns up dead, the desperate pair have no choice but to suspect each other of the murders and questions the very foundation of their love. Along the way they discover things about themselves and each other that they wish they never knew.