Billionaire Edward Cole and working-class mechanic Carter Chambers are thrown together in a hospital room having nothing alike except for their terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room, finding out that they both have less than a year to life, they decide that they should make the most of the time that they have left. Chambers decides to make a bucket list, and Cole decides to jump in on helping to make the list. Throughout the movie, the two come together and travel the world to do the things on their bucket-list. Everything comes to an end when Chambers finds out that Cole has a daughter that he has been disconnected with for a long time. After not talking for awhile, Cole is asked to speak at Chamber's funeral. Cole decides that he will cross off another item on the list. The end of the movie shows that both of the men, after passing away, finished the bucket list and got buried together. Edward Cole finally finds the joy in his life, as Carter Chambers changes a stranger's life forever. - written by Maddie S., a student in my creative writing class.