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After a scientific experiment goes horribly wrong during a demonstration, a scientist finds himself trapped in an alternative reality that bears some similarities to our own, but also has some striking differences. In this other reality the Second World War had never occurred, mankind had not yet traveled into Space and Mt. Everest had not yet been conquered, just to name a few things. Also in this other reality he is no longer a scientist but rather a well known author. He also finds that he is married to a beautiful woman who he instantly falls in love with but who his alternate self never cared for. He has some difficulty convincing anyone that he is not actually who they think he is. With the help of a physics professor who believes his story, he finally manages to convince his 'wife' that he is not the man she knew before. After a personal tragedy in this alternative world, he finds himself back in his own world and desperately trying to locate the woman he fell in love with in ... Written by
Kevin Steinhauer <K.Steinhauer@BoM.GOV.AU>
I caught this on a local movie channel thinking it would be pretty hokey,
but I found myself completely captivated to this fascinating science
romance. Joan Collins gives an unexpectedly delicate performance devoid of
her usually campy mannerisms, and competent actors like Denholm Elliott
appear in supporting roles. Although the ending does seem a bit abrupt,
not bad enough to leave a negative impression.
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