The story is about a broken family made up of three kids, a mom and a stepdad, who the kids hate. The family moves into a deserted house, located in Massachusetts. One night, the 14-year-old boy sees the townspeople about to sacrifice a young girl, but no one believes him. The girl winds up with the family, and the evil fanatics besiege the house, just like in STRAW DOGS. See, the cultists have to kill the girl before dawn. So the whole movie takes place in one night.