Byron Q’s gritty drama Bang Bang is about Justin (Thai Ngo), a troubled teen looking for a way out of the gang life. His best friend Charlie (David Huynh) is a rich Taiwanese kid who lives in the nice part of town. Justin runs away from home after a fight with his Mom and takes refuge at Charlie’s house while Charlie’s parents are away on a prolonged business trip.
The murder of a fellow gang member avalanches into a full blown war with a rival gang. Caught in the midst of teenage angst, gang life, and alienation, the two friends find themselves heading down two different paths of life. Justin tries to pursue his passion for music, while Charlie is determined to prove himself to the gang.