The special effects on director Able Whitman's new shlock-horror film just aren't cutting it. Sick of the bad reviews from critics and fans alike, Able decides to bring a new level of horrific reality to his film set. He realizes that nothing looks more like a dead body than an actual dead body, and embarks on a prop-hunting killing spree. When her sister turns up missing, a local TV reporter decides to investigate, eventually landing a role in Whitman's film. Can she solve the case before ending up on the cutting room floor?