A troubled young man flashes back to the demons of his past when his sister is released from her twenty-year prison sentence for the murder of their parents. He must confront his estranged sister and deal with the past, while fighting to protect his future and the life he has rebuilt for himself.
Denny (Milo Ventimiglia) has had troubled life, but after lying about his experience on his CV, he gets an opportunity to have a fresh start working as a waiter in a family restaurant. Welcomed as if part of the family by the restaurant the owners Lloyd Zane Miller (John Billingsley) and Linda Miller (Bonita Friedericy), they soon become a makeshift version of the parents he never had. A bond soon develops with his colleagues in the restaurant, which includes fellow