Banker family Cotten preparing a magnificent 60-årsbankett to the father's honor. But all is not well in the family. Youngest son has strong Communist sympathies, and are ready to renounce family heritage. Big Brother is a cold cynic whose only pleasure is to sprinkle fatally wounding witticisms in open wounds. And their sister Vica living amidst a war of nerves where her husband dompterar her with refined humiliation and sexual violence.