Silk, (Mekhi Phifer) is an escaped convict looking for some fast cash to get out of the country and he's not going to let anything or anyone get in his way. When Silk's car breaks down he stops at the house of Howard, a struggling script writer. Befriending Howard, Silk offers to assist him with his writing. Debbie, Howard's supportive but neglected wife arrives home with her friend Tammy and the pair are enchanted by Silk's smooth persona. It is not long before Silk has seduced Debbie's mind and body. Now Silk is in control and he embarks on a killing spree to demonstrate his psychotic power. He will stop at nothing to achieve his evil objective.