A gritty and brutal drama set in 1960s New York, where racism and violence were common. A racist detective frames an innocent black man whose two friends he murdered.

Fat Sam, Luke and Jimmy Johnson are having a quiet night cleaning a New York diner when an angry Detective Matt Walker comes in.

He dramatically changes their lives…

African American author, Chester Himes’ crime thriller, first published in 1966.

Starring Bill Nighy and Eamonn Walker.