In this surreal thriller layered with dark humor and suspenseful mysteries, a 7-year-old girl named Chloe grows up locked in an abandoned house, dreaming of the world outside and what it might be like to have a mother. Chloe’s disturbed father (Emile Hirsch) warns her that if she ever goes outside, the “bad guys” will kill them both. Plagued by horrific intruders who materialize in her closet and tempted to explore outside by the mysterious Mr. Snowcone (Bruce Dern), Chloe eventually finds the courage to escape. But she discovers that her father wasn’t lying, and now she must follow Mr. Snowcone on a journey of family, freedom, and revenge.