John Ridley (Til Schweiger), haunted by his past as a bodyguard, is hired for one last job. He must protect a government witness who specifically asked for his protection.

When Ridley meets the witness, he's enraged - Lee Maxwell (Chazz Palminteri) is an international assassin who destroyed Ridley's career nearly four years ago. Now he must protect the man he hates the most and use all his skills to keep this assassin alive.