Sophie Graham is tired of life, with only a bleak future in a deadbeat bar job ahead of her. So when her childhood enemy, the glamorous Electra Jordan, strides into the bar with her father, Sophie decides to avoid the truth. She announces that she is a private investigator.
Months later she is asked to visit Mr Jordan's plush home. It seems that Electra has vanished and he would like to employ Sophie's investigative "skills".