Remember the mysterious monolith that cast a long shadow over 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968)? In this fil, a similar object portends an alien invasion billions of years in the making. When a towering, 300-story structure nicknamed "Torus" appears in Bhutan, the tiny Himalayan kingdom becomes the focal point of world interest. Though American defense nabobs dismiss reports of miracles in the vicinity, weapons analyst Mason Rand (David Keith) isn't so certain. After unlocking the secret of the monolith's entrance point and probing the structure with Dr. K.C. Czaban (Stephanie Niznik), the awestruck Rand, who suffers from Lou Gehrig's disease, realizes his illness has bee...