Sammy Rice was the army’s finest bomb disposal officer until he was injured in the war and left with a false foot. Now part of a specialist back room team, he dismantles the booby-trapped devices being dropped by Nazi bombers. However, embittered by life, he feels like a failure. Haunted by the past, he drowns his sorrows in whiskey. His life is descending into disarray when the news comes; a bomb has been discovered. Faced with the biggest challenge of his career, can Sammy find redemption?