One Tommy, when going to buy a caravan for his business partner,
Turkish, meets bare knuckle champion Mickey (Brad Pitt). The 'protection'
sent with Tommy, Gorgeous George, is involved in a fight with Mickey.
was to have taken part in a fight against an opponent put up by
a guy called Brick Top. Turkish goes to Brick Top to tell him about
George. Turkish offers a replacement (Mickey), Brick Top says he
must go down in 4th round. He doesn't.
the fight, Brick Top's men burn Mickey's mothers' caravan to the
ground and kill her. Mickey agrees to fight again for Turkish, and
once again he refuses to go down when told to. As they leave the
building, Mickey and his fellow gypsies shoot Brick Top and his
men in retaliation for murdering Mickey's mother.
going to the gypsy site, Turkish and Tommy discover that they have
moved on, but they come across a dog who they take to the vets as
it squeaks. In the dog they find a diamond.
A diamond heist goes wrong. A couple of underground characters have
possession of the diamond but lose it as they are murdered. A hopeless
band of three small time crooks own the dog who swallows the diamond
from a bad boy Russian. The dog then runs away, next seen running
around on the former gypsy site.