Adam is done being the "nice guy" after his girlfriend dumps him for someone "more exciting." He realizes that every girl loves a bad boy, and the only way to get a girl is to be a jerk. Armed with a new attitude, he rules the school, reaching rock star status. Then one day, his golden 'jerk theory' is put to the ultimate test when he meets Molly, who only gives her number to nice guys and is done with jerks. Adam has to learn the hard way that being yourself is the only way to finding love.