West Once Again is a farce tone western, set in the midwest of Brazil. It is the story of a love triangle that becomes violent, generating a chase through the hinterland with the characters alternating in the roles of hunt and hunter. The narrative begins when Toto - a fragile, insecure and completely inept man - decides to hire a gunman to kill Durval, his ex-wife's new lover. The killer ends up being Jerominho, a hick and inexperienced old man. The ambush goes wrong and they are forced to run away across the country with two other gunmen hired by Durval in their pursuit.