A proven cast marks time in this languid, rather depressing suspense-drama that makes use of numerous red herrings to flesh out a routine erotic-thriller on its way to late-night cable.
Relations between young Sean Sager (MacKenzie Astin) and his millionaire attorney father, Justin (Bruce Davison), have been strained ever since the death of Mrs. Sager in a car wreck. The boy is hardly enchanted when his dad brings home a new paramour, glamorous widow Vivian Fairchild (Beverly
D'Angelo), who arrives complete with a grown-up son of her own, the vaguely menacing Paul (Michael Woolson).
Abruptly, Justin Sager drops dead, and Vivian and Paul take over the househo...