The movie follows a number of characters whose destiny is turned the other way up and attempting to collect “shards”. A single father whose ex-spouse is an alcoholic and drug addict. The two have been married and had a toddler collectively who got here into their lives shortly after they got here out of highschool and now works time beyond regulation to supply a greater life for his or her son and his mom, who’s in flip an alcoholic.
Mom simply bought misplaced lover after he fell sufferer to a coronary heart assault because of many years of alcohol abuse. The fundamental protagonist of the movie is the daughter of the deceased man. This left his father as quickly seized the chance to do that, and now traveled from Texas to Los Angeles to attend the funeral which I hated about her life.
Ellie (Imogen Poots) has not seen or spoken to her father for a few years and her older brother (Shea Whigham) and adopted go well with. For the aim of their father is lifeless, however they rallied to easily bury it. One that informs Ellie is the “spouse” of her father, Amanda (Mary McCormack), and on the funerals meets for the primary time and is stunned by her politeness. Her son, Jack (Ryan Bingham), tries to maintain the household afloat and has turn into tougher since his mom and his father Ellie moved collectively.