Earth 2020 and a virus which stops the ageing process has been created at major factory in Hong Kong. Chinese special agent Lucy Chang, aka Phoenix, has been sent to destroy the plant, but her mission has been sabotaged and she is now on the run with $1m price on her head. Her only hope of survival is to escape to the US, eradicate the formula and clear her name. However, when she arrives the hunt for her is taken up by Jake Hawkins, a US Marshal who wants justice done. But when Jake discovers Lucy's true identity and the plot to silence her, he is forced to make a decision: to turn her in or risk his life and help her find and destroy virus.