It is 1939, and the world is on the edge of war. In Hollywood, a pro-Nazi actress is murdered. Across the country, Charlie Singer watches helplessly as his wife is stabbed to death. Almost destroyed by the murder of the woman he loves, Charlie is helped by Katie, a young woman who lost the will to live. To settle a profound moral debt, the two journey to Hollywood. There they confront a cunning killer who will stop at nothing, an organization of American Nazis with a terrifying plot against the country, and the inner demons haunting both of them. Wandering through the sights of Old Hollywood, Charlie and Katie uncover truths about the complex nature of families, the dangers facing their country, and the emotional problems they need to overcome.