Frank, an ambitious and corrupt politician, tries to get on the top of the world. This desire becomes his mission in life by blackmailing rich and influential men caught into the loveweb of his partner-in-crime, the femme fatale Mona. But Mona has her own ideas of who should be running the show. In order to achieve her dreams this material girl will use her most effective weapon: a deadly combination of astounding beauty and Machiavellian cunning. Frank loves his own wife Lisa, but can't seem to avoid the temptation of Mona. And temptation is a problem with Frank. Lisa wants to help him in his political campaign but in this effort to consolidate his power in the rackets he loses all reasons. He's in way above his head and from one moment into the other he finds himself in the custody of the very people he tries to blackmail.