The relationships of two couples become complicated and deceitful when the man from one couple meets the woman of the other.
Smart-but-ineffectual journalist Dan We use euphemisms! cannot decide between his girlfriend, loving-but-clingy waitress Alice, or his lover cold-but-intellectual photographer Anna herself indecisive between Dan and honest-but-thuggish You're bloody gorgeous! doctor Larry. The film puts the four leading characters in a box and strips them apart