When film producer Miles Grayson offers Oz Blackstone a major role in his latest cop movie, Oz can't resist. He's on a roll and stardom beckons, but his marriage to Primavera is on the rocks. His brief affair with Susie Gantry, a beautiful and self-possessed businesswoman, has resulted in pregnancy. Will Oz finally settle down? It all looks like a bowl of cherries until an ex-lover turns up asking for a favor, then leads him into a murder.