One chance encounter leaves Adaline (Lively) with the gift of never ageing. However, that's not the problem with The Age of Adaline -- not at all. For explanation for the science of it has been conveniently left for "2035".
Many old Mad Max fans are heartbroken at Charlize Theron being the real hero of this film. Nicholas Hoult is the closest in the acting department to Theron as Joe's "war boy" chasing imagined glory, while Tom Hardy is all lips.