In the anarchic town of Seaside, nowhere near the sea, puppeteers Judy and Punch are trying to resurrect their marionette show. The show is a hit due to Judy's superior puppeteering, but Punch's driving ambition and penchant for whisky lead to an inevitable tragedy that Judy must avenge.
Spoiled 18-year old Dani Fielding's world is turned upside down when her father gets arrested for securities fraud. She has to leave her cushy home and loses her prize horse to stay with her gruff uncle, Sam. As Dani and her uncle struggle to bond, she's given an orphaned colt that is a different type of horse than she is used to training. Dani pours her affection into 'Stormy' and uses him to replace what's missing in her unsettled life. Through Stormy, Dani soon realizes that truly caring about others is the answer to most of life's biggest problems. When her uncle and friends need her the most, Dani and Stormy must work together to save the day and learn the true meaning of the word, family.
Time travel is illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a "looper," a hired gun, like Joe, is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good... until the day the mob decides to "close the loop," sending back Joe's future self for assassination.