Young Janosik, burnt out by war experiences and disappointed in love, joins a team of brigands. Soon he becomes the troop's leader and is recognized as a brave but honorable commander, as he never kills anyone he robs. Alongside the fame he also starts enjoying popularity among women. But Janosik's success raises jealousy in one of the troop's members, greedy and brutal Huncaga.
The story of Janosik, a legendary "Central European Robin Hood", based on a real XVIII century documents and on a romantic legend.