About the life of a powerful and notorious businessman who sells illegal alcohol during the prohibition era in the United States. He controls the liquor trade and runs his operation from the boardwalk of a popular tourist destination. He faces competition from rival gangs and government officials trying to crack down on his business. He also navigates through personal relationships and family issues while maintaining his power and wealth. The storyline showcases the corruption and violence that surrounded the illicit liquor industry during the 1920s.