When the dancer Laura feels sick after a presentation, she finds that she is pregnant. Her husband and successful executive Steven decides to buy a huge house in the suburb to raise their baby daughter Jessica in an adequate environment. Laura changes her lifestyle, feels nervous alone with the mice in the house and accidentally kills their dog with poison. Later Steven hires Mrs. Kasperian to help Laura in the housework and with the baby, but Laura believes the old woman wishes to harm Jessica using witchcraft. Laura has a breakdown, and when she recovers, her mother moves to her house to help her with the baby. During the night, Laura decides to get rid off a doll she found in the house changing their lives forever.