A smart but poor Latino student falls in love with a troubled privileged girl.
This thoughtful teen drama stars Kirsten Dunst as Nicole, the reckless daughter of a liberal congressman. Jay Hernandez costars as Carlos, a model student and star football player from the barrio whose dream is to attend Annapolis to become a pilot. They both attend the same magnet high school. These opposites fall in love, but her self destructive behavior threatens to come between them.