Chance (Brian Presley) returns home from a half decade in jail determined to change his life. He tries to make peace with his father (Ed Harris), the head of the Aryan Brotherhood at the prison where he is serving a life sentence for murder. Chance's release is quickly marred when he has to help his best friend with a debt to a local mobster. When Chance gets home to his ex-girlfriend's house, he finds out that he has a son named August. Then he meets Pearl, a friend of his ex-girlfriend. Chance and Pearl fall in love.