Young New Yorker battles to find love despite disapproving father. Mario Cortone (Scott Baio) is a struggling but talented young photographer. His dreams of making it big are realised when he's offered an assignment photographing John Robertson Keats (Christopher Plummer), an international superstar currently in a Broadway show. When he meets the star's beautiful daughter Nicole (Kelly Van Der Velden), Mario is smitten. When Nicole's father reacts badly to the news and ends the relationship, Mario is determined to change his mind.