Before man walked the Earth... it slept for centuries. It is evil. It is real. It is awakening.
Master of horror John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) directs this terrifying battle between humankind and ultimate evil.
A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister in an abandoned church, but when they it, they inadvertently unleash a strange liquid and an evil on all humanity. As the liquid turns their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released the most unspeakable horror of them all. Terror mounts as the team must fight to save the world from a devilish fury that has been contained for over seven million years.
Starring Donald Pleasance (Halloween), Jameson Parker (Simon & Simon), Lisa Blount (Needful Things), rock Icon Alice Cooper, Victor Wong and Dennis Dun (both from Carpenter's Big Trouble In Little China).