A young, recently-released and unpredictable ex-con with bad luck, and a sexy, listless girl-next-door with a troubled family, become trapped in a downward spiral of crime and obsessive love, as they try to ditch their dead-end town for a better life. Fresh out of jail, a decent young man tries go straight, until he falls for a pretty neighbor and makes a desperate stab at giving them a better life. An ex-con just out of jail. The sultry exotic dancer next door. He yearns to go legit, but first they need a bankroll.