Drama about an unlikely friendship between ex-boxer Joey Nardone (Tony Luke Jr.) and a 14-year-old Puerto Rican boy, Jesus (Paul Orrantia). Joey is imprisoned after an unlucky incident and during his sentence he has time to think about his life. Upon release, he feels like an outcast. He then meets Jesus, who is being bullied and victimised in the neighbourhood and at school. As Joey and Jesus's friendship grows, they help each other find a purpose in life.