The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
At the end of World War II in the mountains of northern Alaska crashed UFO. On board were about 300 representatives of of alien civilizations which apparently looked like humans, but had a different DNA that differ by one percent of the human. Part of newcomers was seriously injured and captured by the US government and held in a secret prison under the supervision of the intelligence services, since it was assumed that they pose a threat to mankind. Most aliens who crash received only minor injuries, managed to escape and are now living among people, developing a plan to rescue the rest. The President of the United States shortly after his inauguration learns about aliens and organizes a meeting with their leader. The leader of the aliens persuades the president that they came to Earth for peaceful purposes, and President decides to release them from prison. But on the day when he was going to make a public statement about the existence of extraterrestrials, he was attacked.Read more »