Waterfront action drama about two brothers on opposite sides of the law. Petey Martin (Lou Diamond Phillips) is a crooked businessman with a finger in every dirty pie on the docks. His brother Matt (Scott Cohen) on the other hand is a cop. After being teamed with bent cop Doc (Judge Reinhold), Matt soon finds himself being shadowed by internal affairs and followed by an investigative reporter. When Matt is found murdered, Petey, bent on vengeance, joins forces with the reporter to bring the dirty cops who killed his brother to justice.