A 1939 test pilot asks his best friend to use him as a guinea pig for a cryogenics experiment. Daniel McCormick wants to be frozen for a year so that he doesn't have to watch his love lying in a coma. The next thing Daniel knows is that he's been awoken in 1992. Written by
Time waits for no man but true love waits forever
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The Light House featured in the film and on the poster is the Point Arena Light House, located on one of the furthest West points of the Continental United States near Manchester, CA. The house in the film was a shell built by the production team and was torn down after filming. The only permanent structures near the light house are some vacation rental units, formerly Coast Guard barracks, and the Light House Keeper's residence which is now a museum maintained by local volunteers. The light house has recently undergone renovations and is open to the public. See more
At one point, Daniel drives past a sign reading to "Los Alamitos Air Base" which appears to be among some dry hills, while the real Los Alamitos Air Station is in the middle of the suburbs, where there are no hills. See more
And set your brakes.
No, don't say, 'right' - - say, 'check'. 'Right' gets confusing. 'Check'.
[Nat looks sideways at Daniel with a slightly exasperated "Are you giving me a hard time?" expression
Referenced in M.I.High: Forever Young
You Are My Sunshine
Written by Jimmie Davis
and Charles Mitchell
Sung by Elijah Wood See more