Dominic, a pompous agent, has designs on a more satisfying career and lifestyle, which do not necessarily include his girlfriend Juliet. Chaloots, Dominic's best friend since childhood, is a writer who's just secured his first paid writing job. Juliet works in development, reading scripts for a studio. She's in love with Dominic but tired of his unwillingness to commit. John, and acquaintance of Dominic's and a good friend of Chaloots' is the exact opposite of Dominic.