The destinies of hard-luck lowlifes slowly converge and come crashing down: Jung-man barely gets by working at a sauna and taking care of his sick mother until he finds a bag full of cash in the locker room; Tae-young is in trouble after his girlfriend runs away with the money he borrowed from a loan shark. Soon, a dead body mysteriously turns up; Mi-ran, caught between her husbandâ€™s violence and a dead-end job as a bar hostess, she finds a young lover Jin-tae, who offers to kill her husbandâ€¦ And now their dog-eat-dog game starts.
'The Gods' is a modern day 'Romeo and Juliet.' Mikey James, as a young street hustler raised on the streets with his two brothers, begins to work for the Fasano family. He and his brothers desperately seek to find a way out of the hustling life style and the Fasano family business. However, in the meantime, Mikey James has fallen in love with Mr. Fasano's beautiful daughter, Sofia Fasano. As he struggles to make his own way, he begins his move to capture her heart. Despite the sworn contempt between the brothers and the Fasano family, Mikey and Sofia wed in secret. Once the wedding is exposed, the chain of fateful events that follow will forever change the lives of both families.
Late one night on his way home from work John falls asleep at the wheel and hits a man that is walking in the road. He takes the body home, fully intending to hide the body and cover up the incident when the unthinkable occurs. The man he hit wakes up. And now John must decide how far he is willing to go to protect his secret.