When Billy Redmond returns to his hometown to attend his brother's funeral, he's hoping for a quick trip. No reason to stay for more than a few hours. He's been in self-imposed exile from his family since a tragedy 12 years ago. It's better this way. He can’t harm people he never sees.
Billy soon finds out that his family isn’t better off without him, in fact he's the only one who can help them. Billy is forced to fight through his tormented past to make a better future for those he loves.