In this action thriller directed by Chris Nahon, Fonda plays Jessica Kamen, a junkie hooker in Paris. One day Kamen is standing on her corner and meets a mysterious Chinese man, Liu Jian, who shows her kindness. She tries to make friends with him but instead causes him all sorts of trouble brought on by her evil pimp, Inspector Richard. In a strange turn of events, Kamen is the only witness to a murder that Jian is accused of committing. Also starring Jet Li and Tcheky Karyo.
Are you Jessica 24/7?
No, I take it home. She got into me a lot. I found myself walking the streets. .. (Laughs) no. She got under my skin. I felt so sad. I felt the same thing but on a smaller scale that she felt, which was that I did not want to deal with how dark it can get.