Russell Gaines, after spending 11 long years confined within the walls of a Mississippi state prison, finds himself grappling with the challenge of severing ties with his haunting past. As he finally returns to the embrace of his stoic father, Mitchell, the weight of his previous transgressions remains a constant burden. However, fate intervenes one fateful night when he crosses paths with Maben, a young and desperate mother burdened by the weight of a stolen firearm and the guilt of a slain police officer.
Forced into a treacherous journey of survival, Russell and Maben are left with no choice but to place their shattered trust in each other. As they navigate the perilous path before them, their intertwined histories of violence threaten to resurface, casting a dark shadow over their newfound alliance. In a race against time, they must confront their shared demons and confront the sinister truths that lurk within their pasts, lest their fragile existence crumbles beneath the weight of their own secrets.