Bored by his secure but humdrum life, bookstore owner Rob finds an unlikely friend in Lou, a heroin-addicted prostitute, after the suicide of a college classmate. Rob finds himself drawn to the troubled woman, and he and his distant wife Gretel decide to help her turn her life around. But when Rob finds the stability of his world under attack, he must decide whether to maintain the friendship or return to the comfort of his old routine.


John Duigan


Richard Mason