After years of exile in Europe, maverick Jake Hannaford has returned to Hollywood to finish his comeback movie. Now, on the last day of his life, a legendary director struggles to complete the project and contemplates his legacy. Once principal photography wrapped, the negatives were held in France. Until 2012 when Frank Marshall, a line producer on the film, and Filip Jan Rymsza of Royal Road together were able to come to an agreement regarding the rights with Beatrice Welles and Oja Kodar. Frank Marshall and Peter Bogdanovich, worked together to produce a final cut of the picture.