A famous advertising photographer calls on Nancy and her father, Carson Drew, to help him after he is accused of pirating his colleagues’ work.
When a young actress known to have worked with Nancy’s client disappears just as she’s about to land a starring role in a new Broadway play, Nancy knows she’s dealing with ruthless and devious criminals.
The police turn to Nancy for help in finding the missing woman. Some video cassettes, sent anonymously through the mail, may hold a vital clue. But before Nancy can unravel the mystery, a friend of the missing actress is lured into a terrifying trap and Nancy must face one of her most unnerving confrontations.