In 1980, Danny Torance and his mother Wendy escaped from the Overlook hotel after his father Jack tried to murder them, but Danny is still being haunted by the ghosts of the overlook. He's visited by the ghost of Dick Holloren, who teaches Danny how to trap the ghosts in his mind.
In 2011, Danny now all grown up is a recovering alcoholic, he gets a job at a hospice, where he comforts all who are about to die, so their souls can be in peace.
In 2019, Danny befriends a 13 year old girl named Abra, who also has the shining, but hers is so powerful, she attracts an evil cult of vampire like people known as the True Knot, who feed on children with the shining, the cult is lead by Rose the Hat, who first noticed her.
Danny must now save Abra from Rose and her cult before they take her life away. They have their final confrontation with her at the Overlook hotel.