Japanese-themed tale of motherly revenge. Gina Hayes (Virginia Madsen) is out shopping with her young son for a Halloween costume when they are caught in the crossfire of a Japanese gang war. It transpires that they have been caught up in a brutal inter-gang rivalry between two bus operator companies. Either way, her son is dead and her mind will not let go of the image of a blue tiger tattoo on the chest of the gunman who killed him. Consumed with thoughts of revenge, she has an identical tiger tattooed on her own chest in blazing red and is then drawn into the Yakuza underworld, putting own her life in grave peril.