The lives of several residents in a small southern town are changed when a stranger arrives with a controversial plan to save their town.
From the Academy Award® Winning Screenwriter of “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “Of Mice and Men.” When a stranger arrives with a controversial plan to save their decaying hometown, residents of this close-knit community start making changes. Stories intertwine as an heir to a once thriving tobacco dynasty becomes involved in a dangerous industry with high risk stakes and a local police office tries to win back his first love. Each of the colorful citizens will search for ways to reinvent themselves, their relationships and the very heart of their neighborhood. Starring: Academy Award® Winner Colin Firth, Orlando Bloom, Golden Globe Nominee Amber Tamblyn, Academy Award® Nominee Patricia Clarkson, Andrew McCarthy and Academy Award® Winner Ellen Burstyn.