A psychological thriller in which Anthony Hopkins plays Arthur Jamison, a successful criminal attorney who has foul play on his mind, when he discovers that his wife Louis (blithe Danner ) I s seeking a divorce and plans to blackmail him and ruin his career. Arthur can only think of one way to save his wealth and career- KILL LOUISE! But when Arthur?s mistress Jackie (Swoosie Kurtz) learns of his intentions, she tells his wife of his dastardly plan, and the two make a plan of their own?