This movie is about two close friends trying to think of ways to save money, in order to purchase the horse of their dreams. Since the boys are making a living shining shoes, they are not sure whether taking care of is in their budget. Giuseppe and Pasquale find a variety a ways in which to increase their earnings, such as selling blankets. But end up in prison after being accused of trying to sell stolen goods. While in jail they face many challenges and hardships, most of which had to do with conflicts from other inmates.