The film centres on a dysfunctional and codependent family that are trying hard to keep up the family business. Patriarch Mel is a failed playwright. His daughter Jackie is just a unique star despite being mother to teenaged daughter Dodge, stuck in adolescence that is perennial. His daughter Rachel is just a business-minded female whose attempts are the responsible member of their family have left her something of a control freak. After Mel self-sabotages a career opportunity that Rachel has lined him up her mad outburst induces him to have a fatal heart attack, that contributes to the discovery he had lied to her Jackie for much of their lives about the individuality and death of his mother. Their real mother is in fact soap opera actress Sherrell, who continues to be left your home in Mel's will and using this theatre.
Duration: 98 min