Ex-convict Shadow Moon roams a world he doesn't understand, left adrift by the recent, tragic death of his wife. Little does he know his life is about to change after he meets a crafty, charismatic con man named Mr. Wednesday, who offers Shadow a job as his bodyguard.
A dystopian future where humans live in an isolated, technologically advanced suburb called Autodale. Those who don't follow the strict rules of the society risk being branded as "Ugly" and systematically executed by robots known as Handymen.
Annie and Owen are two strangers who are drawn to the late stages of a mysterious pharmaceutical trial. Each has a different reason for participating - she is fixated on the broken relationships with her family, while he has struggled throughout his life with a disputed diagnosis of schizophrenia.