In a small racist town,in Alabama during the 1930s. A big problem was occurring and it dealt with the trail of Tom Roberson who was accused of rape. Which is the same problem that occurred with The Scottsborro boys. Old Mr.Atticus must find a way to prove Tom is not guilty and the accusers are the liars. Mr.Atticus as a defense attorney has to deal with Tom and also with his wild children who can get in to big trouble sometimes. Its up to Atticus to control his children, the town and Tom.