Like most kids, twelve-year-old Alexander Mortensen (Robert Alexander) dreams of doing something important and when he stumbles upon a mysterious clue leading to a stash of stolen diamonds, he has his chance. With his family in a difficult financial situation and a reward promised for the return of the diamonds, it seems he has the perfect opportunity to be a hero. Seeking help from aging widow Eliza Almanaw (Kate Shinn) and Uncle Mike (Dennis Weston), a retired security expert, Alexander sets out to recover the jewels. What he doesn't realize is that his journey will be more dangerous than he ever imagined and that being a hero requires More Than Diamonds.