True story of a love triangle which ends in murder. Jenny Moran (Marcia Gay Harden) is a happily married woman, dedicated mother and avid churchgoer. However, when things begin to go wrong at home she turns to Dr Stephen Carrow, another churchgoer, for solace. Soon they embark on a whirlwind affair which soon turns dark when Dr Carrow's wife is found murdered in her bedroom. Jenny is now spurned by the church and her neighbours, while her husband has become the chief supect in the murder case, creating further problems for the family.