Expecting a Miracle is a drama movie about a engineer name Pete Stanhope who wants to stop IVF treatment with his wife Donna. He considers adoption, but his wife says no. Pete, and his wife Donna take a trip to Mexico in hopes of rekindling their romantic relationship. When they get to Mexico, they begin to have car trouble, and they get stranded in a village name Dommatina. The only car mechanic in the village, Juan Salazar offers to help Pete he accepts the help. While in the village Pete, and Donna meet Juan's little brother Pepillo. They spend time getting to know Pepillo, and they experience happiness that may help them in the future.