The plot of the film is based on real events in the lives of two legendary snooker players - the Irishman Alex Higgins and the Englishman Steve Davis. The action of the film takes place in the 70-80 in Great Britain. Talented young guy Alex Higgins is professionally involved in the game of little-known snooker. His flamboyant personality and fast and spectacular playstyle earned Higgins the nickname "Hurricane". While Alex has an active social life, visits nightclubs and makes friends with girls, the modest, aloof and purposeful guy Steve Davis hons his skills by focusing on the technique of the game. One day, fate brings together two professionals who will become great snooker players in the future.