Oil worker Bill Baker from Oklahoma crosses the Atlantic to save his own daughter Allison. A girl who went to study in Marseille was put behind bars on charges of murder, which, as she swears, she did not commit. Bill, who does not know the language, does not have any connections, will do anything to get his daughter out of prison.
The famous evangelistic priest Carlton Pearson claims that to him God was and engendered in his shower doubts concerning existence of hell. After the incident Carlton began to make sermons that hell as the place for eternal sufferings of sinners does not exist, and is created on Earth by human depravity.