Sheldon, a fifteen-year-old high school dropout fights for his life as ruthless aliens take over the town of Hidden Trail. He takes refuge in an abandoned school with a beautiful girl named Cara and a couple of kids who happen to have profound ideas about the motives of the alien invasion.
The group is soon picked up by some edgy teenagers who are preparing to escape to the water. However, when Cara goes missing, Sheldon deviates from the plans and discovers more about the rapidly evolving aliens and their horrifying yet curious vision. The lovestruck teen soon questions the morality of the human spirit and wonders what it might be like to submit to the utopian idealism of this new alien race.