A frazzled young man, followed for proof his dead grandfather may have left of alien life, is rescued by a mysterious mercenary. They mistakenly unleash a horrendous entity, which chases the mercenary with a shared past, toward the dark side of the moon.
An estranged father and daughter try to overcome a tragic past at Christmas as his business is failing. Her Asian husband and eight-year-old daughter suspect the old man may be a racist. An eclectic mountain man who plays Santa gives sage advice. Some say he walks with bears.