Maggie just wants to get home after a long night working in the ER. None of the usual rideshare companies are available. But there's a new ride share company called Axxle in town. Maybe she should have called a cab.
Katie is a comedian struggling to break through. Rita, her agent, thinks Katie has talent, but wants her to learn how to work an audience. She booked her this gig at a low brow club so Katie can try out new material and handle hecklers. It did not go well. Rita’s phone died in the club so Katie called Axxle. She downloaded the App because she thought the logo was cool looking. Maybe she should have done a little more research...
Burt is the CEO of a multimillion dollar chemical company. Because of his position and his standoffish demeanor, his employees are terrified of him. But even though he’s rolling in dough, he’s always looking to save a buck. That’s why he decided to use Axxle to take him home from work. He’s about to step from his ivory tower into the cauldron of fire.
Sister Teresa goes through life trying to make the world a better place. The chain on her antique rosary beads broke and she didn’t want to trouble anyone at the church to fix it so she walked a mile to a jewelry store to get it repaired. Too tired to walk back, she downloaded the Axxle App and called for a ride. She’s about to meet a troubled driver and his irksome sidekick. Who will win this repartee between good and Axxle.
No one would blame this struggling singer songwriter for throwing in the towel and giving up his dreams of being a famous musician. But Smiling Smitty didn’t earn his moniker by being thin-skinned. He’s been booed, heckled and even had beer bottles thrown at him, but Smitty just keeps on smiling. His gigs don’t pay much so saving money by using Axle seems like the smart thing to do. His smile is about to be tested like never before.
Finn finally shows some compassion and returns the rosary beads which Sister Teresa left in his car. Lizette, a feisty and somewhat corrupt parking enforcement officer, tickets Finn’s illegally parked car. An argument ensues and things escalate until the stakes become higher than one might imagine.