Mac and Pete present a Phoenix Foundation invention to a school for the deaf/mute: it converts sounds into waves to feel. The teacher Carrie Linden has strange, scary, symbolic dreams involving lightning, a Moor on a horse, a steel skeleton, a limousine, and Mac's death. A U.S. Army jeep is robbed of secret Moloch missile warheads by a fake sheriff and his deputies in South Carolina; they travel far to steal from an exhibition another part of the rocket. After a lightening bolts-marked van nearly runs them over, Mac convinces Pete to bring Carrie to dream researchers. They decide to take her along to a military test of the device, where she recognizes the fake sheriff, whose team escapes after a fire-fight, killing one of their own, and Mac realizes they are stealing Moloch missiles part by part. Mac helps Carrie identify the Braden Lake from her dream by its shape, and takes her there do 'decypher' the rest of the dream, successfully, but they're attacked by the missile thieves who ...
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Moloch was originally the name of one of the pagan gods of ancient Israel, to which the people would sacrifice their children. See more
In Carrie's dream, she and Mac are shown crouching in a pit that is surrounded on all sides by a grassy meadow and with woods a short distance behind it, yet when they are later shown fleeing from the "phantom car on floats" that is rocketing towards them from across the lake, they are running along the pebbly beach next to the lake, which would mean that they have run *towards* the approaching car, not away from it into the woods. See more
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