Workaholic Dr. Jeremy Stone must initialize the top-secret national emergency plan he has devised in the facility also planned by him when a mysterious and vicious, rapid action disease strikes a Utah backwater when a satellite makes an unexpected return to earth nearby. But Dr. Stone's small team of scientists and specialized military personnel do not realize that one of them is in league with the infamous general George W. Mancheck, whose top-secret project is somehow entangled with the plague.
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In the original movie Ramon Bieri played Major Manchek. In this miniseries, Andre Braugher played General Mancheck. Rank and spelling are different. See more
Dr. Stone says that access to the laboratory is via a retinal scan. However, when he places his eye to the device it scans the iris of his eye, not the retina. See more