A Wrinkle in Time | 2018

Directed by: Ava DuVernay

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Main Plot

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.


  • Storm Reid's character, Meg Murry, is the protagonist who embarks on a journey to find her missing scientist father.
  • Oprah Winfrey plays the character of Mrs. Which, a celestial being who guides and supports the main characters on their journey.
  • Reese Witherspoon plays the character Mrs. Whatsit, who is a mystical and adventurous celestial being helping the main characters.

Ending Explained

In the ending of "A Wrinkle in Time," directed by Ava DuVernay, Meg and Charles Wallace rescue their father, who was trapped by the evil IT. With the help of Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which, they manage to defeat IT and escape the dark planet of Camazotz. Meg learns to embrace her flaws and love herself, realizing that love is the ultimate strength. They return home and reunite with their family, celebrating their victory and the power of love.

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