Long-time pals Antonio, John, Jimmy and Little Mikey have known each other since growing up together in a Brooklyn hood. Out on the town one night, they cross paths with low-level gangster Carlo Morello and a dispute arises. Several months later, they inadvertently discover where Morrello operates a numbers game and make plans to rob him. It's the score of a lifetime until the enraged thug finally tracks them down three years later. Now if they can't hustle their way out they'll pay the ultimate price but the mean streets of Brooklyn are more brutal than they ever imagined.