Hoping to be dealt a new hand in life, ex-con Jack Sweeny is prepared to get a real job and go straight. Rejected and discouraged, he walks into a job of another kind: a scam which leaves Jack in possession of counterfeiting plates worth millions! Having had no luck with legitimate jobs, Jack turns to his old partner in crime to help him turn a quick profit. Caught in a dangerous hunt between a mob boss, a federal agent and an underworld crime lord, jack gets a little help from the girl of his dreams with connections of her own. But in this high-stakes game of love and money, it will take more than dreams to beat the luck of the draw!