Joe Fergal Kennedy, a daydreaming thirteen year old living in London, is fascinated by the new
American president, JFK. When his older brother Doug arrives with his striking and mysterious
girlfriend Jackie, Joe finds himself falling helplessly in love. But Doug's got a dark anger building
inside and the brothers' relationship rapidly deteriorates. Fighting his own powerful desires, Joe
runs headlong into Doug's fury. As the news of JFK's assassination reaches Joe and Jackie, they are
forced into a final chapter together, and Joe learns his first lesson in love.