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.
Scott is a damaged kid who has lost connection with his own youth. His search for identity is a lonely journey with very little support. Ever since his mother died, he feels responsible for his alcoholic father who beats him. His girlfriend finally convinces him to choose for himself. An intense confrontation between Scott and his father will decide if he can ever break free from his disturbed roots.