Lisa and Matt Collins spend a weekend at the small town of Quiet River where their son Evan meets a woman who says he looks like her son and gives him cookies. Hotel clerk, an older woman, also gives him cookies, explaining to his mom that they came from the kitchen of the hotel. Lisa ignores the clerk’s strange behavior and forgets about her. The family goes back home to Seattle where Matt returns to his job as a magazine editor and Lisa finds out she is pregnant second time. After a short while Matt’s personal assistant dies in a car accident and he hires a new one: Kristine. One day Kristine presents Matt and Lisa with tickets to a ballet performance and after that night their quiet lives change forever when they get involve into a violent store robbery and Lisa loses her unborn child. They think it was their worst nightmare but how little did they know. They have to return to Quiet River to learn what the darkest dark is and what face it can wear.