It's summertime and the bosom of the family Setién comes a foreign student, Mina, whose stay in the house has entered the Summer University. Mine will live with the family and in return, provide language classes to the children of the family. Mine hides a tortured personality, contradictory and deceitful, it is a homeless woman-child who desperately seeks to be part of a normal family and fleeing a mysterious and painful past.
Lincoln Six-Echo is a resident of a seemingly Utopian but contained facility in the year 2019. Like all of the inhabitants of this carefully controlled environment, Lincoln hopes to be chosen to go to the "The Island" - reportedly the last uncontaminated spot on the planet.
After their father (Tim Robbins) is called into work, two young boys, Walter (Josh Hutcherson) and Danny (Jonah Bobo), are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa (Kristen Stewart), and told they must stay inside.
Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.