They say that the sins of our past have a way of catching up to us, and that sometimes payment comes due.
The war was over and Jack Reilly had a nice life working for him—a successful P.I.... More > Agency with a steady flow of non hazardous cases to fend off the wolves. He also had the love of a good woman to give it all some purpose.
Then one day he receives a call from his old boss from when he was an M.P. in the army stationed in France near the end of the war. It was not just a social call.
An old enemy he thought had swung on the gallows had escaped from prison and, at last report, hooked up with the mafia and was heading this way.
Jack remembered the threat made at the end of the trial to exact revenge on him, and his partner, for destroying his criminal business and killing his brother.
Was there enough time to get ready?< Less