Four years after the mysterious disappearance of her father, a young girl, her brother, and a friend are transported across the galaxy by three mystical beings to search for him before he is lost to the darkness.
Meg's father shows her some science and then reassures her about the arrival of her new brother. Later, Charles Wallace invites in a strange woman and then the family has a meal with Calvin.
Source: Curbed Los Angeles
Meg finds herself unable to sleep during a loud storm and heads downstairs.
Meg muddles her way through her day until she gets into a fight with her bully Veronica during recess.
Meg tells Charles Wallace to stop talking with strangers while they are out walking their dog Fortinbras and they are greeted by a stranger sitting in his back yard.
Charles Wallace and Meg run into Calvin while walking the dog and he compliments Meg on her throwing arm.
Charles Wallace leads Meg and Calvin into a strange house and introduces them to Mrs. Who who speaks only in quotations.
Meg's parents give a presentation on their theory but are laughed out of the room.
Veronica sees Meg talking with Calvin in the backyard and yells down at them from her bedroom window.
Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin are transported to a strange alien world by the Mrs. and begin their search.
Meg wakes up in a field with Charles Wallace and Calvin and Mrs. Who informs them that they have ended up on Camazotz and that the three beings wouldn't be able to accompany them any further.
The field transforms into a forest where Meg and Calvin find themselves separated from Charles Wallace and forced to flee an oncoming storm.
Source: Redwood Times, Times Standard
The three kids follow the smell of food to a strange suburb which tries to draw them inside.
The world transforms once again into a beach filled with people and the kids encounter Red who offers them food before taking Charles Wallace.
Source: Redwood Times