CJ je zapeljiva in hladnokrvna ženska, ki se preživlja kot plačana morilka. Rada bi se umaknila iz posla in ostala živa. Pristane na poslednji posel, po katerem bi rada normalno zaživela. Ko nekaj časa zasleduje nedolžno žrtev, se ji posveti, da prvič v karieri ne bo mogla dokončati posla za katerega so jo najeli. Toda ker je pristala na pogoje, ni več vrnitve.
Carol Jean "CJ" March is a professional killer that works to the mobster Vernon Cray. CJ fails in her last work for Vernon, when she kills a man to retrieve half-million dollars in drugs, but she realizes that his briefcase that is empty was switched by another man. CJ hunts the man down to finish her job and discovers his name, Roger Washington, and address. Meanwhile Roger is murdered by the punk Troy Riverside that wants to sell the drugs to move to Arizona with his pregnant girlfriend Emily "Em" Robin. CJ, who is the daughter of a prostitute and orphan since she was seven, finds that she is pregnant and she tries to have an abortion in a clinic. Then she goes to a bar to get drunken and laid and she meets the former priest Rick that gets closer to her. When CJ finds Roger murdered, she seeks out Troy and finds Emily. However she is not capable to kill her because Emily is pregnant. Will CJ finish her last job?