An ambitious young carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is.
- Bradley CooperStanton 'Stan' Carlisle
- Toni ColletteZeena Krumbein
- Cate BlanchettLilith Ritter
- Rooney MaraMolly Cahill
- Ron PerlmanBruno
- Willem DafoeClem Hoately
- David StrathairnPete Krumbein