Michael Gaines has been sent to prison for arson. He has lost his business, his home and, for the time being, his wife and children after they walk out on him. Whilst in prison Michael comes to discover the terrible truth that he has been purposely targeted by a business rival who wants not only his business, but his beautiful wife, Hannah. Befriended in prison by career criminal, Roger Templeton he learns more about his nemesis before plotting his revenge. On release Michael is re-united with his wife but still has to surmount a number of obstacles until his revenge can be realised.
‘… Spare me the Hollywood melodrama, Gaines. This isn’t a movie and you’re not Liam fucking Neeson so you just listen and do what I tell ya and just maybe I’ll give your wife back to you.’