Joey is a former Special Forces -Soldat. After he committed war crimes in a mission in Afghanistan, he deserted from his unit and now hiding from the military court as homeless in the streets of London. His traumatic experiences from the war, he tried to numb with alcohol and drugs. One evening he was attacked and beaten up, but can escape and refuge in an apartment of a wealthy man. Since this is out of town for several months, Joey steals his identity, loots his account and lives from now on in the apartment. It sets the new prosperity first in alcohol and drugs around, but decided shortly thereafter to put his life back in order. He looks for a job as a dishwasher, but rises rapidly to the debt collector and racket of the Chinese mobster Mr. Chow. Meanwhile, he befriends with the nun Cristina. When Isabel, a friend of the street, is found dead in the Thames, Joey uses his contacts from the underworld to find the killer and avenge Isabel.