The Career of Nick Cassidy (Sam Worthington) as a cop was destroyed after he made as scapegoats and was thrown in jail by a shunter named David Englander (Ed Harris).
In the jail, Nick lives very uneasy because he is sure that he is not guilty and his family name get worst due to this. By utilizing his close friend in police, Mike Ackerman (Anthony Mackie) and the younger brother, Joey Cassidy (Jamie Bell), Nick tries to escape from jail to clear his name while revenging to Andy.
The Nick’s effort to clean his name is quite awkward. He rises to the top of the hotel adjacent with David office as if he wanted to do suicide. On the other hand, Joey and his girlfriend, Angie (Genesis Rodriguez), are ready for orders given by Nick to do vengeance mission in the building owned by Andy.