Jimmy Kovak (Sylvester Stallone) is a hardworking 1930s factory employee pursuing the American Dream. But when factory conditions push him too far, he pushes back. As he unionizes his co-workers, he's faced with a grueling uphill battle. But when he aligns himself with the mob, he realizes that he's sacrificed far more than just his principles. This gritty action drama boasts an all-star cast including Rod Steiger, Peter Boyle and Brian Dennehy.