It's 1989, and Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom is far from restful.
Fifty-six and overweight, he has a struggling business on his hands
and a heart that is starting to fail. His family, too, are giving
him cause for concern. His son Nelson is a wreck of a man, a
cocaine addict with shattered self-respect. Janice, his wife, has
decided that she wants to be a working girl. And as for Pru, his
daughter-in-law, she seems to be sending out signals to Rabbit that
he knows he should ignore, but somehow can't. He has to make the
most of life, after all. He doesn't have much time left ...