December 1, 1975
Chris and Wayne Dixon are brothers with a shady past. They are about to join the Air Force, but decide first to enjoy some time driving around the Louisiana. They are joined by a hitchhiker named Jenny, but the trio becomes stranded in a small town when their car breaks down. While waiting for their car to be repaired they are harassed by Reed Morgan, the town's sheriff. The brothers waste no time getting out of town with Jenny, but things go from bad to worse when their car breaks down again near a spot where two men murdered a woman. This latest piece of bad luck leads to a final showdown with Morgan.