1974. Salvador Dali is the most famous and outrageous artist on the planet. But the real power in the art world is in the hands of Gala, his wife and muse. Their passionate marriage is experiencing bad times, and seized with violent emotions genius rolls endless parties instead of doing creative work. The young assistant James has a task to get Dali to prepare for the big New York exhibition. Unwittingly, James finds himself drawn into Dali's crazy world and learns firsthand the life story of the most extraordinary artist of all time.