LA based Ferro heads to NYC with only the clothes on his back. Once in NYC he confronts the challenges of no money or name, and he must rely on the kindness of strangers. Along the journey he confronts greedy, dishonest and sadistic people set on taking advantage of and bullying others.
Taking a job as a driver for a wealthy businessman, Ferro is introduced to Diane (Ione Skye) who's tentatively drawn to the elusive Ferro who is masquerading as Claude the driver.
The two fall in love, yet there is still the matter of Claude's true identity...