Scott is an emotionally damaged eighteen year old boy. After his mother dies, he starts to care for his abusive, alcoholic father. Spurred on by his girlfriend, Scott confronts him in an attempt to break the negative cycle of his roots.
Based upon the endearingly moving true story of a runaway puppy from a Shanghai kennel, whose journey as a ship's mascot saved hundred of lives, leading her to become recognised as the only animal POW in WW2.
Yorick van Wageningen
Wrongfully convicted for murder, Henri Charriere forms an unlikely relationship with fellow inmate and quirky convicted counterfeiter Louis Dega, in an attempt to escape from the notorious penal colony on Devil's Island.