Douglas is a high-ranking American secret government agent visiting the Middle East with his teenage son (Stevens), who possesses amazing telekinetic powers, and his cohort (Cassavetes), chief of a shadowy US agency investigating psychic phenomena. Terrorists attack their resort, and it
looks as though Douglas has been killed, so Cassavetes becomes Stevens' surrogate father. Cassavetes, however, really doesn't work for the US; he is ambitious and evil and wants to tap into Stevens' powers for a scheme of his own. To that end Cassavetes hired the "terrorists" to get rid of Douglas
and have the lad all to himself. But Douglas is not dead and returns to the States, wh...