An orphan boy Thomas is sent to country side to live with his new foster parents Jaques and Fanny Dumont. Jaques likes to make a life bitter for his wife and son Leo while in public he acts like the perfect family man. Thomas becomes friends with Leo, who is just a few years older then him. Jaques is a lier,cheater, manipulator which leads to only one end,revenge. A very good TV movie.Thomas and Leo becomes an unlikely heroes, and Fanny insecure wife of a bully triumph's. It resembles french thriller movies of the sixties. It is an excellent family drama that could almost become a play. The plot is amazing. Just when you think how it is going to end it surprises you.