Synopsis:Johnny Torino is a ruthless jewel thief and together with his female accomplice, they successfully break into a jewelry store and crack open one of its safes, but not before setting off one of the alarms. As Johnny and his companion make a getaway, they are confronted by the first two police responders. A gun battle ensues and both cops are killed, but not before their return gunshots badly wound both Johnny and his companion who now both struggle to escape into the night. -
In an old church, a monk like figure, Michael, on his knees, prays at the alter. As if possessing some clairvoyant power, he can see the bloody event as it unfolds. Michael finishes his prayer, then rises to his feet and this mysterious monk makes his way out to the street and into the night. -
Final Hours is a small neighborhood tavern. The night is fast coming to a close and the old bartender, Charlie, announces 'Last Call'. The last few remaining patrons order their final round and as Charlie makes his way around the tavern cleaning up and taking those orders his attention is brought to something or someone hidden in the dark shadows in one corner of the room. As he moves closer, he is greeted with the business end of Johnny's gun. The patrons look on in horror as a bloody Johnny reveals himself, ordering everyone into a back room, even beating a frail bike messenger, Luce, who had failed to move fast enough away from his seat at the bar. -
As police sirens blare and the flash of blue lights pass by the now darkened tavern, Johnny does his best to maintain control over a handful of horrified people. What everyone in the room, with one exception, doesn't know is that their collective fate has already been sealed and their future lay in the hands of a bike messenger, Luce and the mysterious holy man, Michael.