Buenos Aires, 1940. A man is having a double life. He seem an apathetic man who spends his time in the bar, whereas he is, in fact, a resentful man who refuges into delinquency. Soon, he kills the gangster he works for, and creates a gang with two other man. But, when he is preparing his big job, one of his associates' wife, tells him she is in love with him. A fatal ending is inevitable.
Based on a novel by Roger Pla.