Set in the rich and atmospheric backdrop of Tijuana, Mexico, La Linea (The Line) is full of action and drama.The story centers around veteran assassin Mark Shields (Ray Liotta) as he tracks down Pelon (Esai Morales), the elusive head of the Salazar Crime Cartel. Shields recruits his old friend Wire (Kevin Gage) to help.

Where Shields is tense, restrained and weary, his sidekick Wire is relaxed and friendly, much like Kevin Gage himself.