In the Ipswich Colony of Massachusetts, five families with untold power formed a covenant of silence in 1692. One family, lusting for more was banished, their bloodline disappearing without a trace. Until now ... Directed by Renny Harlin and from the producers of Underworld, The covenant tells the story of the Sons of Ipswich, four young students bound by their sacred ancestry and special powers. When a fifth descendant suddenly moves to town, secrets begin to unravel which threaten to break the covenant of silence that has protected their families for hundreds of years.