Meg Murry (Storm Reid) along with her family, is struggling to move on after her father Dr. Alex Murry (Chris Pine) vanished while doing his experiment in discovering other dimensions. One day, her brother Charles Wallace (Deric McCabe) introduced otherworldly creatures to bring news about their father's whereabouts. Twist? He's lightyears away from Earth.
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I'm afraid this movie adaptation wouldn't be as timeless as the novel. There are certain plot holes, and DuVernay's vision doesn't mesh well with the usual Disney tropes. Brighter side is, it definitely carries the good message and the emotional pulse it wants to evoke.