"A Mexican woman sold into sexual slavery, a local car thief with dreams of respectability and a
Japanese English-language teacher who moonlights as an assassin unknowingly race toward a single
denouement across the international no-man's-land of Queens in "Off Jackson Avenue." John-Luke
Montias' freewheeling multistrander sends three stories hurtling toward a collision all the more
satisfying for being visible a mile off. "