Emmet Proudhawk is a telepath who was hired by the C.I.A. to find a bunch of teenage kids who have all been known to have a psychic ability. He would find them, but on his routine follow up, Proudhawk would discover the children dead. Wanting to save as many as he can, Proudhawk stays one step ahead of the C.I. A. and is able to rescue five of the kids. In hopes that together they would have a chance to survive.