The story of the life of Tom Paine, depicted in a series of scenes and vignettes. In addition to their characters, the actors portray themselves during some improvisational scenes.
"Alive and vital...Shows the liberal nonconformist spirit in agony. He does not whitewash Paine. His unbearable arrogance and conceit...are not denied any more than his drunkenness, but the author does defend his ideals." - The New York Times
"Mr. Foster has added much fictional decoration...he remains true to the man's visions." - Glasgow Herald