When a man is released from jail, his best friend is there to pick him up. An author present at the jail that day asks to write a biography about the two men and they agree. The author recounts the story of the two childhood friends, both of whom lost their parents and now work for a criminal boss as servants. The two friends’ lives begin to rapidly decline when their boss loses faith in the two men and tries to replace them the mobster way. The ensuing struggle tests the long friendship of the two men to the limit.