The film begins with Hank returning to his hometown after he learns of his mother's death. Upon his return, he finds himself embroiled in a lawsuit in which his father is accused of murder. Hank, who has a complicated relationship with his father, tries to make sense of the situation, help his father and find out the truth.
Each character in the film has complex motivations and emotions that lead to complex interpersonal conflicts. Hank, with his own problems and demons, is forced to face past traumas when he has to help his father at times when he himself needs help.