A dead Congressman's family accidentally found a relic of the Congressman -- an 8mm film, in which the girl was tortured and killed the whole process, and then to a private investigator Tom wheeler (Nicolas Cage Nicolas Cage) to investigate the truth. Tom Weller's quiet life began to be full of danger.
Tom weiler step by step to crack the truth of the process, is also step by step into the process of quagmire. But he can't get over the tragic abuse of a woman he doesn't know. Conscience made him fearless in the face of the dangerous truth.
But when the truth is revealed, the ugliness of the world is so bad that Tom Weller also fell into a panic...