The film ushered in the immediate future, by the year 2020. In that year we will see an archaeologist named Jay Fennel, who falls into a coma after something happens to try to save his wife.
When he is in a coma in the hospital, his mind begins to travel and that is how he comes to another time, getting into the life of another person. In particular, he travels to India in 1778 and gets into the body of James Stewart, a young army captain.
In India he will experience exciting adventures and even impossible love, but he soon realizes that he is trapped in time, at a time when he will not be able to leave, which means that he will never see his wife again .
The only chance he has is in a ring with magical powers, which is the only one that can give back to his time.