Milo Ventimiglia (of the blockbuster TV series Heroes
), headlines this dark crime thriller, which marks the sophomore directorial outing of Marc Schoelermann, following the 2006 telemovie Hexxx
. Ventimiglia portrays a young intern, newly arrived at the University Hospital in Philadelphia, who stumbles onto a psychopathic group of colleagues playing a vile game. They regularly select one of their members (on a rotational basis) to commit the "perfect murder," while the rest use forensic methods to try to determine exactly how the homicide was executed. Alyssa Milano
(of TV's Who's the Boss?
) co-stars as Ventimiglia's fiancée, while thesps Johnny Whitworth
and Lauren Lee Smith
are among the perpetrators. Mark Neveldine
and Brian Taylor