The Dinner is an upcoming American family drama film based on a novel by the same name. The film focuses mainly on Stan Lohman, a leading politician who is looking forward to run for the elections for the governor. But there is an issue which needs to be dealt with before he could go on further in his political aspirations. His son, along with his cousin has committed a crime which is still anonymous and not out in the open. Stan invites his brother and his wife over for dinner in a posh restaurant and the evening becomes as tense as it could be.