Elvira, an artist devoted to painting, he decides to live on the edge and take a frenetic game in which each day has one foot in the world of the dead. The painter, after several suicide attempts, decides to start a bizarre system created by a Russian poet based on chance. It involves taking one pill per day, being one which snatches life.
Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, finds himself for the first time on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons heist.
When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis.
Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies.