After 40 years away from home, Theodore hoped to reunite with his two buddies. After his war tragedy he developed a suspicious nature and feared the collapse of his world and his love.
Remembering their youth: Abraham, George, and Theodore find a treasure box. Surprised at what they found inside they imagined it’s the Monkey’s Paw legend. Each boy makes a wish and swears loyalty for life.
They lived through the Great Depression, fought in World War Two, and hoped for success after the war. Each struggled to overcome poverty and adversity.
Abraham finds success through his wife’ s family, and an awkward relationship develops.
Several years after the war, Theodore becomes a world renowned artist.
George’s world crumbles when he experiences a series of unfortunate circumstances.
Each man comes to realize his truth.