The Coney Island rides near Herman Broder's home spin dizzily, but it's Herman who's spinning out of control. Three women are in his life. And he may end up simultaneously married to each. Deftly co-adapting Isaac Bashevis Singer's novel about Holocaust survivors coping with love and memory in postwar New York. Wed out of gratitude to the peasant who hid him form the Nazis, Herman carries on a mad affair with a concentration camp survivor and miraculously finds the snappish wife he thought had died in the war is very much alive.