In 1997, John Aegerter an eccentric communications millionaire is re-acquainted with Al Hajny, an old friend from his college days. When Al tells John that he is having trouble holding down a job, John invites him to work in his growing radio tower company in Brookfield, Wisconsin.
Al soon introduces him to his wife Lynn; she’s a part time clown with a difficult past, and a brash personality. Despite John’s serious reservations about his friend’s wife, he is pleased to have him back in his life; Al is one of Aegerter’s only friends.
John opens his door to the couple unaware that there is a growing animosity towards him, and that his life will take an unexpected turn with horrific consequences.