American Steve Kendall, a freighter’s radio officer, discovers seaman Carlson sending an unauthorized message ashore as the ship approaches his war-poised homeland. Carlson is shot in cold blood when he jumps ship and Kendall, implicated in the espionage, swims ashore to avoid arrest. A woman he meets at the dock hides him in her apartment, where he learns Carlson was her brother, and they both work in a sabotage ring. Nedra is a singer at Tio’s Cafe, and she approaches Tio for help when both the saboteurs and the secret police try to capture Steve.
Claire (an American) wakes up in a terrible state at the end of a runway in Spain. As she tries to account for her state (blood-soaked and bruised), she has flashbacks from the past few days. She thinks she’s killed someone, but isn’t sure, and now she’s wandering the Spanish streets without money or a clear memory.
Learning of a plot by disgruntled KGB agents to kill the Soviet General Secretary, the CIA sends retired agent Stoner to the Soviet Union to determine the truth of the assassination rumors. After confirming that a group of men led by Tulayev is preparing to strike, Stoner turns to his former girlfriend Anna for help. The KGB sends ex-agent Szaz to kill Stoner, but instead the two spies join forces to stop the shooting.
A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.
In Halifax, Novia Scotia, biology teacher George Anderson earns the nickname “Mousey” from his students when he is unable to dissect a frog. However, when he learns that the child that his pregnant wife is expecting is not his, he follows her to Montreal, where he plans to kill her and her lover.
A man gets turned on watching his wife with other men as long as she plays by the rules. When she brings home a a new stranger who likes to play his own games, the husband finds his marriage in jeopardy.
A wave of gruesome murders is sweeping Tokyo. The only connection is a bloody X carved into the neck of each of the victims. In each case, the murderer is found near the victim and remembers nothing of the crime. Detective Takabe and psychologist Sakuma are called in to figure out the connection, but their investigation goes nowhere. An odd young man is arrested near the scene of the latest murder, who has a strange effect on everyone who comes into contact with him. Detective Takabe starts a series of interrogations to determine the man’s connection with the killings.
A serial killer is on the loose in an American city. A man with psychic capabilities seems to be getting a little too near the truth. One night when the man works late in his office at the top of a skyscraper with his female friend the killer pays them a little visit.