Radio back-up. See if they can open it
from the other --
Wolfe points at the ground. A tiny depression has formed,
with sand funneling into it.
Wolfe sets his radar unit down and kneels before the hole.
The grains of sand are falling faster now, the depression
gradually widening. Curious, Wolfe leans closer --
A CLAWED, ARMORED HAND
suddenly EXPLODES upward from the ground. It latches onto
Wolfe's neck. dragging him down head-first!
Wolfe THRASHES, his head still buried beneath the sand. He
knocks over the lantern, which FLICKERS, shorting out.
Asher rushes to Wolfe's side. Then Grimwood. They grab Wolfe
by the shoulders, SCREAMING, trying to pull him back.
Asher is KICKED by Wolfe's thrashing legs. He flies upward,
hits the ceiling, falls back onto the ground, stunned --
Danica joins Grimwood. Abruptly, they wrest Wolfe free --
headless. BLOOD erupts from the sand. Then --
A HELLISH CREATURE
unearths itself, ROARING. It's difficult to make out in the
flickering light. But what we do see is terrifying. Spiked,
demonic armor, clutching a sword. An elongated, helmeted face
with a blood-splattered set of hinged fangs -- hinting at an
inhuman physiognomy within. The hinged jaws open, coming at
us. And just as the lantern goes out for good we --