The documentary covers the stories of the people that choose to work and live in Pripyat. They take you through ruined buildings and even the power plant itself. The story tellers interview the guards that keep watch oner the "zone" as it is referred to, in an effort to keep people from removing items that were left behind in the evacuation.
Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and Beni, his weasel of a companion, stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death; his body will remain undead for all eternity as a punishment for a forbidden love.
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.