Paul Rivers, an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré; Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife and mother of two girls; and Jack Jordan, a born-again ex-con, are brought together by a terrible accident that changes their lives.
- Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
- Studio: This Is That Productions, Focus Features, Y Productions, Mediana Productions Filmgesellschaft
- Keyword: life and death, loss of loved one, transplantation, suicide attempt, new mexico, ex-detainee, sadness, rage and hate, widow, faith, car crash, multiple storylines
- Cast: Sean Penn, Benicio del Toro, Naomi Watts, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Melissa Leo, Eddie Marsan