When a down and out ex-cop gets a chance to settle his gambling markers, he takes it. What he didn't count on was the deadly game that he would be involved in. What they failed to realize, he always plays to win.
Matt (Seagal) is an elite ex-cop whose life has gone down hill since he was kicked off the Force. After a rough encounter with a mysterious henchman, Matt is brought face to face with his only chance at reclaiming his life and clearing his gambling debt markers. Only after he gets started on his new tasks does he recognize good guy from bad. Meanwhile Matt's love for his only daughter helps him battle one of his greatest enemies, alcoholism.