Jane (Sue England) is on the scene when a robbery occurs, and she is taken into custody with her friend Terry (Mollie McCart). After Terry's delinquent boyfriend, Mike (Tommy Cook), helps them escape, they take refuge in an old farmhouse. Mike becomes unstable and holds the elderly owners (James Bell, Kay Riehl) of the house at gunpoint. Jane, a reluctant accomplice, tries to ease the situation. Things grow even more tense when the couple's son (Frank Griffin) arrives home for Thanksgiving.