Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson star in this study of a landslide in
slow motion, as a couple once very much in love submit themselves to the
Charlie (Driver) has become a star director in New York theatre, while his
wife Nicole (Johansson) has put her acting career on the back burner for
motherhood. Their relationship suffers and when they engage lawyers (Laura
Dern and Ray Liotta) keen to eviscerate the other side and claim sole
custody, the stage is set for personal tragedy.