Nick Gutlicht, a small-time crook from a working class background, who makes a living in the illegal trade of valuable books, is in debt and has to go underground. He happens to wind up at the elegant town house of well-known but now elderly philosopher Curt Ledig, who, in spite of his dementia and a pathological aversion to kitchens, is unwilling to move in with his daughter. Thus Nick is hired by the family to look after the old man.
1hr 34mins long
M Offensive language and nudity.