Set in the present-day Iraq war this tense and gripping drama unfolds as two US Marines find themselves stranded and alone in the desert after their unit is all but destroyed in a routine mission. One of their team is taken hostage in the attack their Humvee is stolen their communications are down and their supplies are limited. Corporal Kapler (Rob Botts) bitter and battle-hardened is injured in the ambush. He just wants to return back to base and has already given up on the captured Marine. Lance Corporal Miller (Gary Weeks 29 Reasons to Run Deadland) however believes they should track the enemy down and rescue their friend as he truly believes that 'no man should be left behind'. Injured and exhausted the pair must battle the elements and put aside their differences to make it out of the desert alive in this story of survival sacrifice and the unbreakable bond that all Marines share.