Investigators discover novelist Michael Peterson clutching his dead wife Kathleen, in a pool of blood at the bottom of their back staircase.Michael insists that her death is the result of a tragic fall, but investigators believe otherwise.The only clues are receipts from Walmart, a ferry crossing, and a casino.Security footage reveals a prime suspect with a motive, but not everything is quite as it seems. When she vanishes on July 4th, her family is at a loss.
That evening, Jaye-Jaye leaves the guys to run an errand. After sneaking out of his parent's Garden Grove, CA house for a secret late-night party, 19-year-old Jose Najera returns home to find both parents dead on their bedroom floor. When three synagogues simultaneously go up in flames, federal agents work around the clock to solve the arsons.She, in a way, shows him the affection his parents never gave him. The film mixes live actors with animation seamlessly.It has sound but no dialogue--the actors just make sounds somewhat like human speech.When Karen struck the deal that finally got her brother, Richard, out of her life, she didn't know he would turn his attention on another, his new wife, Vernetta.Neither woman realized the devastating impact Richard would have on both their lives.It's in washed-out color which certainly fits the subject matter.