In this fast-paced, film noir-style thriller, Viktor Lambert (Gerard Depardieu) is serving a seven-year sentence for an art heist in his native France, leaving his teen son's welfare in the hands of a friend in Russia. When he learns of his son's ruthless murder, just months before his release, he becomes obsessed with unraveling the mystery... and consumed with the desire for vengeance. Returning to Moscow, where he has a dark history himself, he enlists the help of his long-time love and criminal partner, glamorous Russian club owner Alexandra Ivanova (Elizabeth Hurley), and his lifelong best friend, renowned Chechen ballet choreographer Souliman (Eli Danker). Unconcerned with his own well-being, Viktor enters a dark and violent underworld of drugs, diamonds and smugglers, embarking on his own pitiless manhunt. When he discovers he is to become a grandfather, it sparks hope and gives him reason to live... But now he must also keep her safe from the same killers in a brutal game of cat and mouse. Can a father's sins be redeemed... and a bitter man find his heart?.