Divorced mother Jess (Siobhan Redmond), distraught over her son's violent death in a fiery car crash, finds passion and companionship from the unlikeliest of people: Rob (Paul Bettany), the young drunken driver responsible for killing her son. Facing her family's shock and outrage over the affair, Jess must also cope with her young daughter's blossoming relationship with a much older man.
In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world's greatest army and liberate her country from its political and religious turmoil.
A giant metal machine falls to Earth and frightens the residents of a small town in Maine in 1958, until it befriends a nine-year-old boy named Hogarth and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Homer is an orphan who was never adopted, becoming the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch. Dr. Larch imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician.