New York City homicide detective, Vincent LaMarca (Robert De Niro), has forged a long and distinguished career in law enforcement, making a name for himself as a man intensely committed to his work following the execution of his father for a child kidnapping case in the 1950's. But on his latest case, the stakes are higher for Vincent – the suspect he’s investigating is his own son Joey (James Franco).
Jamal Jeffries (Miguel A. Nunez Jr.), the reigning ‘bad boy’ of basketball, gets kicked out of the league without any prospects due to his undisciplined on-court antics. Financially strapped, Jamal comes up with a plan so outrageous it just might work: dress up like a woman and try out for the women's basketball league. To Jamal's surprise, he makes it, but now the real challenge begins, to cease being Jamal and start a new life as, Juwanna Mann. Matters become even more complicated when Juwanna realizes that he is falling for his teammate Michelle (Vivica A. Fox), who shows him that there is more to women than meets the eye.
When a crew of highly skilled jewel thieves were not paid the money they are owed for a job, they are forced to make one last, big heist for the man who cheated them. To make things even more difficult, the crew must take this man’s inexperienced, hotheaded nephew along on the job.
While pursuing a suspect one night, Chicago Police officer Sharon Pogue (Jennifer Lopez) nearly becomes the victim of a fatal ambush, until a mysterious stranger, Steven 'Catch' Lambert (Jim Caviezel), intervenes and saves her life. Is it a stroke of luck? A twist of fate? Or just a concerned citizen who happened to pass by at the right time and wasn’t afraid to get involved? Maybe, but Sharon and Catch have met once before.
Joe Tanto (Sylvester Stallone) is a talented veteran driver forced to confront his past when he's called out of retirement to mentor a talented but unfocused rooking contender, Jimmy Bly (Kip Pardue). Jimmy's destructive behavior includes pursuing the girlfriend, Sophia Simone (Estella Warren), of his primary racing rival Beau Brandenburg (Til Schweiger). To drive Jimmy back to the top of the rankings, Joe must first deal with the emotional scars left over from a tragic racing accident which nearly took his life.