|Brian Cox||Big John Harrigan|
|Paul Franklin Dano||Howie Blitzer|
|Billy Kay||Gary Terrio|
|Bruce Altman||Marty Blitzer|
|James Costa||Kevin Cole|
|Marcia DeBonis||Guidance Counselor|
|Adam LeFevre||Marty's Lawyer|
With his mother dead and his father, Marty, busy at work, Howie feels adrift in his New York suburb. He and his friend Gary spend their time burglarizing their neighbors' homes -- until they make the mistake of robbing the house of Big John, a macho former Marine who is also an unrepentant pedophile. He propositions Howie, who declines, but the two eventually develop an unlikely and dangerous friendship.