Ireland in 1920 was a dangerous revolutionary powder keg, a world of conspiracies and violence. Academy Awarding-winning legend Anthony Hopkins plays an IRA terrorist hiding out in a remote beach shack, where he's discovered by a nave teenage girl, played by Rebecca Pidgeon. A dreamy romantic, Pidgeon is intrigued by the mysterious Hopkins and agrees to deliver a message on his behalf to London. It's a decision that ends in bloodshed and pushes young Pidgeon to a crossroads , a choice between loyalty andfriendship. Hugh Grant appears in a key supporting role as an object of Pidgeon's teenage crush.