Parker (Jason Statham) is the most daring, thorough and ruthless thief in the industry. He is an expert in planning and carrying out seemingly impossible coups. All he demands of his crew is absolute loyalty, and that they follow his plan slavishly. But when the latest robbery ends with a death due to carelessness, Parker refuses to join gangster boss Melander (Michael Chiklis) and his gang in their next big job. However, they are not willing to take a no for an answer, attack him and leave to die. Against all odds, Parker survives and swears revenge on those who betrayed him.