As investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story with the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent swamp-dweller Hillary Van Wetter was framed for the murder of a corrupt local sheriff.
- Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
- Studio: Lee Daniels Entertainment, Nu Image, Millennium Films, Benaroya Pictures
- Keyword: prison, florida, death row, everglades, swamp, reporter, newspaper man, pantyhose, lgbt, 1960s
- Cast: Zac Efron, Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, John Cusack, David Oyelowo, Scott Glenn