Gold miner Roger Hazard brings his twelve year old son Casper to the treacherous gold fields of 1870s California. The two of them work a small mine in the southern fields but when Roger begins to lose touch with reality young Casper ends up on his own. Casper faces danger around every corner but must find the strength to save his father from himself and still manage to fight off the savage Indians and ruthless bushwhackers that plague them across California's breathtaking Sierra Nevadas.
Abner is trapped in the rough life of Mexico City. His escape? Boxing. Dr. Frank Irwin (Martin Sheen) and his son Jimmy, a pro boxer, come together to teach Abner that the heart fuels the punches we throw in life. (imdb)
Gifted surgeon Dorian Shanley (Kirk Harris) has a serious drug problem, trading stolen pharmaceuticals in exchange for cocaine from his dealer (Eric Roberts). Numbing himself from the pain of his father's (John Savage) descent into Alzheimer's, Shanley plummets toward rock bottom, pulling his new girlfriend (Camilla Overbye Roos) into his dark world in the process. Can he put a halt to the downward spiral of addiction before it's too late?