After their teenage son is killed in a car crash, Paul (Andrew Sensenig) and Anne (Barbara Crampton) move to the quiet New England countryside to try to start a new life for themselves. But the grieving couple unknowingly becomes the prey of a family of vengeful spirits that resides in their new home, and before long they discover that the seemingly peaceful town they’ve moved into is hiding a terrifyingly dark secret. Now they must find a way to overcome their sorrow and fight back against both the living and dead as the malicious ghosts threaten to pull their souls – and the soul of their lost son – into hell with them.—Dark Sky Films
During his speech about the Dagmar family, Dave (Monte Markham) notes that the home’s first owner sold corpses to the “University over in Essex County” – a reference to author H.P. Lovecraft’s fictional Miskatonic University, which was located there.