A story of a circus where the last performance was given by death.
A lion tamer with known wreckless practices at training lions, and a disfunctional relationship with his wife, ends up dead. She is having an affair with the circus owner. Their plan to make the death look like an accident goes all wrong when the circus security guard drops hints that he knows what happened, and wants paid off.
The cops ask the questions, and the emotions run high as the pressure is on. Has Roy and Louise committed the perfect crime?
With the security guard threatening blackmail, the desperate circus owner plans a second murder to get the old guy off their back. With a couple as deadly as these two, will they get away with it? How can they be caught and get their just rewards?
Jim, the old security guard, who is a former circus tumbler, has his own plans to set things right.