Pablo, a street wise kid with a chip on his shoulder, does whatever it takes to take care of himself and his younger brother Junior. When Pablo's attitude endangers the life of his brother and himself, Junior finds solace in an unpredictable place: the classroom. Ms. Wise, a Shakespeare teacher in an East LA school prides herself in changing the attitudes of her troubled students, but as she gets deeper into trying to save these kids from an oncoming tragedy, she finds herself in a hole she may not be able to climb out of.
Not Rated by the Motion Picture Association of America.