Eric Komenko is a charming, attractive high school student with devout, domineering parents. Following an angry outburst from his mother upon her discovery of his promiscuity, Eric maliciously and violently murders both his mother and father. Years later, Lori Cranston, an attractive and audacious young girl who has silently suffered years of sexual abuse from her mother's revolving door of boyfriends, becomes mesmerized by Eric's story. Undeterred by Eric's murderous impulses, Lori flees her mother's house to find him. However, while Lori is attracted to Eric's sinister mentality, Lt. Cristofuoro, the officer assigned to Eric's case, is not convinced he won't kill again.