Lewis is a young boy who goes to live with his uncle Jonathan after the death of his parents. It doesn't take him long to realize that Jonathan is no ordinary man. He's a warlock, and inside his house is a horrifying magical object. Created by an evil wizard, this clock is designed to keep counting down until the final tick ushers in the apocalypse. The only way to stop this doomsday from occurring is to find the clock, which is hidden inside the house. Will Lewis and his uncle be able to find it in time to stop disaster?