The film “The Good Shepherd” is a spy thriller about the activities of intelligence intelligence services in the postwar period.
Edward Wilson began his career back at Yale, where he joined the Skull and Bones fraternity. This secret organization opened the door to high posts and accepted only the best in their ranks.
After graduation, Edward married Margaret Russell, but was soon forced to leave her pregnant and go to London to work in the Office of Strategic Services of the United States. Here he plunges into confrontation with his Soviet colleagues and for the first time encounters their agent, known under the nickname Ulysses.
Only six years later, the hero returns to his homeland, where he first meets his son and tries to glue his relationship with his wife. But he does not have to stay in place for long: he must serve the good of the country in Central America and participate in the creation of the CIA.
Unfortunately, Margaret, a grown-up son, follows in his father's footsteps and is preparing to become a scout, but he does not have the necessary grasp, which is why the very first thing turns into a catastrophe. The younger Wilson can not do without the help of Edward, although he himself does not understand ...