John Travolta, Kate Bosworth and Devon Sawa star in this action drama directed by David Hackl. The film follows Beau Ginner (Travolta), an experienced Texas lineman still coming to terms with the death of his brother while out fixing a fault on the county power grid. Now dedicated to making sure his team follow his strict safety guidelines while working the lines, Beau is also determined to see his niece Bailey (Bosworth) fulfil her potential and head off to study at college. However, problems soon arise when Bailey's boyfriend Duncan (Sawa) applies for work with the electrical company and is assigned a role on Beau's crew. Despite their troubles, the pair are forced to come together when a massive storm suddenly hits the county and knocks out the entire power system. With the town's helpless residents in real danger, Beau and his men must brave the extreme conditions in order to get the power back on as quickly as possible. The cast also includes Sharon Stone and Julie Benz.