罗丽拉（玛丽莲·梦露 Marilyn Monroe 饰）和桃乐西（简·拉塞尔 Jane Russell 饰）是舞台上的好搭档，生活中的好伙伴艳光四射的两人走在一起，吸引了无数男人的目光，然而，她们并非空有一副好皮囊，论智商，罗丽拉和桃乐西可不输给任何人。某日，罗丽拉登上了驶往法国的轮船，前去和情人艾仕文（埃利奥特·里德 Elliott Reid 饰）结婚，在船上，两人遇见了一名为古斯（托米·努南 Tommy Noonan 饰）的男子。原来，古斯是艾仕文父亲派来的私家侦探，为的是考验罗丽拉对自己儿子的真心。随着时间的推移，桃乐西竟然慢慢爱上了善良的古斯，但罗丽拉很显然帮自己的好闺蜜相中了另一位“金龟婿”。
Not long after John Chambers and his family arrive at their new home in a small country town of Pennsylvania, John begins to experience sleep paralysis. Lying there paralyzed, trapped within his own nightmare, other-worldly beings visit John. They are entities which exist in the darkest shadows of the night and can only be seen out of the corner of one's eye. These encounters begin to haunt John, transforming to plete terror as he discovers the entities' sole purpose... the abduction of his seven year old son. In the end, John will uncover the town's horrific secret, a portal on his land, and make one last attempt to save his son before the shadow people permanently take him away to their world.