A young American couple crash-lands their plane in Jamaica. A fisherman who rescues them leads them away from the authorities, who have fabricated a story about the plane, involving drug and arms smuggling by the CIA. This to gain popularity in an upcoming election.
Countryman uses his knowledge of the terrain and his innate combat skills to survive and protect his new friends from being caught. This film explores Jamaican culture and is a tribute to reggae legend Bob Marley whose music is often played throughout the film.