"The Slap" is a complex family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, begins to expose long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core American values of all who are pulled into it.
The Slap is based on the eponymous Australian series. The couple, Hector and Aisha is perfect from all sides. He is a loving husband and father, a successful public servant. She is intelligent and beautiful wife. They decided to celebrate Aisha's birthday in a noisy group of friends and relatives. The celebration took place well, but Hectorâ€™s cousin Harry slapped a disobedient child of another family. All present are shocked. Party is over. The child's parents have promised to go to law court. This seemingly minor incident triggers a chain of events that leads to a lawsuit that threatens to destroy the foundations of the American family. One act can change everything...Read more »