18.12.1946, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Bob Hoskins – The Great Non-Professional Actor
A successful lawyer, Peter Banning, has problems with balancing between his career and his family life. He is married and has two children but due to his business he cannot spend enough time with them. One night his children mysteriously disappear. His wife’s grandmother tells him that he is Peter Pan and that his children were kidnapped by Captain Hook. Peter does not believe the old woman’s story and gets drunk but then Tinkerbell shows up and takes him to Neverland.
Tijekom posjeta planetu Zemlji, prilikom kojeg u kalifornijskoj šumi prikupljaju uzorke biljaka, nekoliko izvanzemaljskih botaničara bude slučajno otkriveno od skupine ljudi, vladinih agenata pred kojima izvanzemaljci pobjegnu u svemirski brod i njime napuste Zemlju. No jedan mali izvanzemaljac bude zaboravljen, te se na nepoznatom planetu nađe posve sam i daleko od doma. Istodobno, u tipičnoj američkoj kući u predgrađu Los Angelesa živi 10-godišnji dječak Elliott, mlađi brat stari...