Creepy goings-on in an isolated town add up to formulaic but smoothly executed chills for horror fans. Dr. Jenny Pailey (Joanna Going) brings her teenage sister Lisa (Rose McGowan) to stay with her in tiny Snowfield, far from their alcoholic mother and the
temptations of L.A. But an unpleasant surprise awaits: The normally cheerful town is deserted, except for the nasty-looking corpses they keep finding in all the worst places. Sheriff Hammond (Ben Affleck) and deputies Wargel (Liev Schreiber) and Shanning (Nicky Katt) turn up later and prove no
help at all: The phones are out and no cars will start, so they all have to hole up in an old hotel, the better to be tor...