Following the murder of his wife Helen, by an alleged alien abductee, David Lake sets forth to write a book designed to debunk the 'myth' of alien abduction. Years into the process and using a therapy group of 'alien abductees' as his information source, things start to get complicated. A new and mysterious woman joins the group, David's new girlfriend a police detective become increasingly curious about his research and then, 'accidents' begin to befall the group members.
As events unwind and the mystery grows more intense, suspicions are cast about and trust begins to wane. Then, as the solution to the 'alien mystery' is revealed, and things begin to return to normal, an even more sinister speculation is revealed.