The movie follows occasions in Dubuque, Iowa, in the course of a card recreation the place a person silent and seemingly recessive Gerry (Ben Mendelsohn), meets for the primary time newly arrived on the town, Curtis (Ryan Reynolds). He retains asking to make Gerry purchase a glass of whiskey and may be very aggravated when Gerry refused (out of delight, he insists to vary the model of drink one thing cheaper). Fate appears to need these two males turn into mates and, lastly, it occurs.
Their relationship quickly seems to be completely totally different from what we anticipate. Curtis is a person who lives life to the fullest, likes to eat alcohol, playing or sensible to cross by the mattress extra ladies, but in addition is aware of when to cease, is aware of his limits. He just isn’t even fake to be every part to others and appears to know a lot better than he is aware of Gerry and whereas caring for he appears to be honest, with no sinister plan behind.
He made a brand new pal and needs it to be completely happy, nothing extra. Gerry, nevertheless, likes to show Curtis, simply because he’s a damaging individual. Initially Gerry appears to be sad and useful, however the actuality is completely totally different, having the ability to manipulate, however unable to manage their very own impusluri. Gerry owes cash to an area moneylender, and supply him with Curtis quantity required for its entry right into a event Poker event which takes place in Mississippi.