Joe Rabin (Kirk Douglas) was a holocaust survivor. Separated from his childhood sweetheart, Leah (Chana Eden), and their unborn child by Nazi's during World War II, Joe had always hoped to see Leah again one day, hoping that she may have escaped the war alive. Joe never discovered what happened to Leah or their baby. After the war he moved to America and started his life again - with a new wife and family. But w hen Joe and his daughter, Marcy (Pam Dawber) attend a holocaust survivors reunion in Israel, Joe's life is altered once again, when he finds more than he ever imagined and is reunited with Leah after so many long years apart.