The Post-Truth World
A has-been newscaster Liu Li-min is taken hostage by an escaped inmate Zhang Zheng-yi, who pleads his innocence. To Liu’s astonishment, Zhang claims that he was smeared by Liu’s departed wife. Thus, Liu teams up with Zhang and reinvestigates Zhang’s murder case to help his beloved be cleared of blame. However, the more they get to the bottom of the case, the further the truth is beyond their reach.