Bored with killing animals, 17-year-old James is busy plotting his first real murder when brash new girl Alyssa catches him off guard at school.
On the road, James and Alyssa quickly realize they're in over their heads, but neither wants to admit it. A friendly army vet offers them help.
Hoping to lie low for a few days, the pair breaks into a home stocked with swanky amenities -- and a disturbing secret.
Alyssa begins to see James in a new light as they scramble to cover their tracks and alter their appearance after a harrowing night.
A flashback to a painful moment from childhood prompts James to change his plans. Out of cash, Alyssa resorts to shoplifting.
James reveals he's a man of hidden talents, Alyssa squares off with a shrewd gas station manager, and Eunice makes a startling discovery.
As Alyssa reconnects with her dad, a worried James faces a dilemma. Eunice and Teri clash over the best way to approach the teens.
Eunice goes rogue, Leslie shows his true colors, and Alyssa and James plan their escape -- but soon realize they're out of time.
Newly released from prison, a brooding young woman named Bonnie sets out to avenge the death of her lover.
Just as Alyssa claws her way back to a semblance of a normal life, she discovers her past isn't done with her yet.
After an awkward encounter at the café, Alyssa wakes up on her big day with nagging doubts about what she wants from life.
A flat tire forces the unlikely trio of travelers to seek refuge at a roadside inn run by a man who's desperate for company.
While Bonnie scrambles to cover her tracks and tend to her injury,?James tries to figure out where things stand with Alyssa.
Alyssa decides it's time to set things right at home,?James searches for a new plan, and Bonnie resumes her quest with fresh vigor.
After discovering Bonnie's true intentions, James races to help Alyssa, and a tense showdown unfolds inside the café.
Desperate to banish visions of the night at Clive's house,?Alyssa suddenly disappears, sending James into a panic.