Again take the young violinist Jacob Heckum in his secluded organizing at the Mexican US border, which he had turned his back on after the death of his father after many years. Now he is back and discovered on the ground that his childish brother buddy has come in the midst of a dangerous drug gang. The ruthless leader of this gang has taken advantage of buddy’s simple mind and made him to a killer, which does without thinking about what he is told.
Jacob buddy cannot persuade to leave the group. From feelings of guilt about it, that he has once left him in the lurch, Jacob is clear that there is only one way out for Buddy: If he pushes himself to the group. Brotherhood and loyalty are provided against this background to a hard test.