Love and life can never be planned. That's the message of the heartwarming love story of Susan Morton (Nancy Travis), a single mother facing a terminal illness who finds unexpected romance and a larger life lesson at a most difficult time. Susan moves to California with her daughter (Jamie Renee Smith) after being diagnosed with cancer. Enter young lover Michael Blake (Scott Bairstow), who teaches Susan that all of life is a precious gift.
Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers into their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam now ventures forth into Los Angeles to obtain food and supplies for his family, and a non-mutant wife for himself.
A group of American soldiers stationed in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War find a map they believe will take them to a huge cache of stolen Kuwaiti gold hidden near their base, and they embark on a secret mission that's destined to change everything.