Romance and Cigarettes Overview

Nick (James Gandolfini) is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty (Susan Sarandon), a dressmaker, a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters. He is carrying on a torrid affair with a redheaded woman named Tula (Kate Winslet). Driven forward by will and blinded by his urges, Nick is sent into exile and searches to find his way back through the damage he has done.