The Story of an Appointment is a heartbreaking and tragic real story, count Leo Tolstoy becomes part of. A crime occurs in an infantry regiment in Tula region, where lieutenant Gregory Kolokoltsev sets off to services from the capital. He is full of progressive ideas.
An innocent soldier accused of a crime is in danger of military tribunal and execution. Kolokoltsev turns to count Leo Tolstoy for help who takes the decision to defend the innocent soldier.