Joel lives in a nursing home, and he’s not one bit happy about it. He hates being told when to eat, when to sleep, when to take his pills. He’s fed up with life and begins to plan a way out when his new roommate, a retired soap opera actor named Frank, moves in and turns the nursing-home community upside down. A fast friendship is soon formed for this odd couple. Soon the curmudgeon and his eccentric new roommate are teaming up to plan an epic escape in this charming, poignant tale.