There's a magic show downtown, tonight. Prosperio the magician has one hell of a final trick, which leaves audiences screaming for more, but is it illusion or a bloody miracle? Strung out detective Dick Winthorpe and muckraking reporter Clark Reynolds are going to get to the bottom of Prosperio's act . . .. even if the journey to truth destroys them.
amos and carrie suffer greatly as their friends and neighbors in this little new england town turn against them for doing what they think is right. they find themselves pitted against a pharmaceutical company for carrie's violent actions and even against parishioners who turn against pastor amos for his preaching. murder and community ostracism must be overcome; good must prevail, but can it?