How do you stay alive when your basic survival instinct is out of control?
After a mysterious outbreak sweeps the town of Marfa, Texas, causing the fight-or-flight reaction in residents to become unstable, chaos soon erupts. It’s not long before the US military instigates a cordon sanitaire to contain the contagious, and a small band of survivors finds itself at the center of a terrifying government experiment.
At the onset of the devastation, Chief Brody Jackson is not only juggling a six-month separation from his wife, dealing with an unruly son, and hunting down a homicidal maniac, but now, he’s torn between protecting the town and saving his dysfunctional family.
As the lights and communication go down and the epidemic decimates the small population, only three things are certain - no one is safe, everyone is a threat, and family is everything.