When enslaved Roy is left behind by an Underground Railroad rescue party, he is forced to pursue the fugitives into the wilderness. To complicate matters further, his bloodthirsty masters are in pursuit, and have taken the boy's mother as their hostage.
This is the story of how a New York businessman brought together a Soviet-educated Eritrean and Chico, an uneducated Costa Rican painter, and how their friendship lead each man to a new definition of the American dream in the late 1970's. Based on the life of the late Brad Corbett, and his persistence against all odds to elevate his coworkers to their highest levels of potential.
The McAllister family swore never to leave Kevin home alone again, but his daughter is another story.