Patricia Arquette stars in this comedy about a young couple who rob the State Fair and head across the US/Canada borders to the boyfriend's old Hutterite village in Canada to hide. He hides the money but to stay in the village the couple are forced to marry. But he is then killed in a car crash. It is customary in Hutterite for the widow to marry her dead husband's brother. If she refused she would have to give up the money and leave the village. But she accepts, to the horror of her dead husband's 12 year old brother.