Tallulah (Ellen Page) is a younger lady who lives on the street along with her boyfriend Nico (Evan Jonigkeit) with which it shares a complete lack of duty and connection to the world outdoors their caravan. When Nico decides to go away as a result of they didn’t wish to stay this life together with her, Tallulah heads to New York to get meals and take cash from the mom alienated by Nico, Margo (Allison Janney) .
Margo and lead a life much like the 2 males being considerably remoted from the surface world, her companion as having a turtle and lives within the house owned by her husband who’s separated however not divorced formally. While stealing meals from a resort Tallulah is recruited by a disastrous housewife named Carolyn (Tammy Blanchard) to deal with her child whereas she goes out determined to impress a person.
When Carolyn is killed later that night, Tallulah take the child in her trailer to be protected; with the arrival of the police within the foyer, Tallulah resolve to go along with the child at residence Margo and tells her that the kid is hers did with Nico. Margo was accepted with some reservations on a bunch Tallulah and “new” her niece, however then begins to connect unexpectedly Tallulah as none of them would have thought that might occur.