On Christmas Eve, professional criminals Alistair and Danny have been tasked with robbing the house of a prominent politician: The Man. Forced to hide, they overhear very sensitive information. The Man has been covering up an affair with Gloria, a young prostitute, by way of a super-injunction, but her recent pregnancy is threatening the secret. Beatrice, The Man's wife, discovers the scene, as well as the two cowering criminals. With no escape in sight, they assume the roles of opposing lawyers, battling to protect their respective clients.