Zach Hutton (John Ritter) is a self-centered writer whose compulsive womanizer tendencies and alcoholism caused his marriage to fail. In an effort to win his wife back, Zach attempts to give up his bad habits and playboy tendencies.
In a lawless and violent time, six young outcasts are hired by an English merchant as “regulators” to guard his ranch against the mob, a corrupt and powerful ring. When their employer is killed in an ambush and the law is powerless to punish the killers, the Regulators declare war on the Ring.