Action of the movie takes place in 1992 in New York. The small swindler Thomas Greco is a true fan of mafia and classical gangster movies. He tries to find a way thanks to which one of his heroes, the boss of mafia John Gotti judged for numerous crimes in federal court can be acquitted. During an era when most of members of gangs wear sports suits, Thomas tries to look as guys from old movies. Than probably also draws attention to Rose, the elderly woman in whom finds the adherent.