Eight year-old orphan Beth Harmon is quiet, sullen, and by all appearances unremarkable. That is, until she plays her first game of chess. Her senses grow sharper, her thinking clearer, and... See full summary »
Inspired by true events about an heiress to a fortune, a powerful woman who chooses to lead a reclusive existence away from the limelight. When a mysterious and seductive man enters her life, they embark upon a passionate, illicit affair.