July 3, 1996
Genre(s): Drama, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance
As George Malley, a rural California regular-guy mechanic, walks out of a bar after his 37th birthday celebration, he sees a strange light in the sky, which knocks him out for a short while. When he comes to, his intellectual powers have become stunning, and he begins to check out books from the library en masse. He also has telekinetic powers, psychic abilities, can memorize languages and is able to predict an earthquake. Moreover, he is able to use his creativity for inventions. However, his attraction and attention to single mom Lace is somewhat harder to accomplish, as she has been burned by love in the past. The townspeople are somewhat freaked out, the scientists want to study George and the FBI is also interested.