This live-action adaptation expands on the beloved classic story, "Dumbo", where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight. Dumbo is a newborn elephant with oversized ears that make him a laughingstock in the already struggling circus owned by Max Medici. Former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe are then recruited by Medici to take care of Dumbo. The circus goes on to make an incredible comeback when they discover that Dumbo can fly, attracting the attention of entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere. Dumbo soars to new heights after being recruited for Vandevere's newest entertainment venture, Dreamland. That is until Holt learns of the dark secrets that lurk within Dreamland.