The story is set in 1970s Brooklyn and follows two brothers on different sides of the law who team up.
Brothers Frank and Chris Pierzynski grew up in the same rough neighborhood of Brooklyn only to find themselves on completely different paths. Now, in 1973, Frank is a captain in the local precinct of the NYPD and Chris is finishing up a 12-year prison stint for murder.
When Chris is released early, he tries to fight off criminal temptations for the sake of family but soon falls into his old ways. Now with his job on the line and the fate of his brother in his hands, Frank must decide where his true loyalties lie.
The movie was directed by Guillaume Canet and Stars Mila Kunis, Clive Owen, Billy Crudup, Zoe Saldana, Marion Cotillard, and James Caan.