The Alpha Incident (1978)
A strange, dangerous organism lands on Earth from Mars. The government tries to cover up this mysterious alien substance before word leaks out, but the foreign microorganism is accidentally uncorked in a small town, where it infects a growing number of people who are instructed not to fall asleep...or else! Ralph Meeker, Stafford Morgan, and Carol Irene Newell star. AKA: "Gift From A Red Planet." Soundtrack: English.