Hero Wanted is a drama that was released in 2008. The movie features the story of a trash collector who is sick of his small-time job that is taking him nowhere and impressing nobody. He works hard at his job, but knows that people, even his girlfriend, see him as a loser who picks up trash. Out to show his girlfriend that he can be something better, he comes up with the ridiculous idea of robbing a local store just so that he can be a hero and stop the robbery from happening. However, his plan does not go according to plan and he ends up embroiled in a situation with the police that could land him in a lot of trouble. Will he be able to talk his way out of the situation, by informing them of his idiotic plan, or will he end up facing five or ten years behind bars for his mistake?