General Cypher Raige attempts to bond with his reckless son Kitai during a voyage into space but the subsequent mission ends in disaster, stranding father and son on futuristic planet Earth at the mercy of the elements.
Youngsters Ethan and Jaden, who attend a youth club called The Garage, vow to save the building from the bulldozers by organising a talent show. As the show's centrepiece, Ethan and Jaden form a street dance crew to perform on the night.
Elizabeth Hunter is the ferocious grand dame of a wealthy family in the Sydney suburb of Centennial Park. She is dying and beckons her two children, Basil and Dorothy, to her bedside to secure their inheritance.