Storyline:Housewife Roxie Hart (Renée Zellweger) and her idol, the singer Velma Kelly (Catherine Zeta-Jones), get to know each other in prison, where both are in for murder. Roxie dreams of a great singing career, but her lover has just stopped her. That's why he had to bless the time. You are threatened with the death penalty, which would destroy all wishes. But she has not been executed yet. Roxy's hopes rest on the successful lawyer Billy Flynn (Richard Gere), whose success rate is sensational. If she can win him for her purposes, then she has a real chance to get free and make a great start as a singer. And indeed she manages to engage Flynn with the help of her husband Amos (Jon C. Reilly). He sets the power of the media in motion to get his client free.