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Twice Upon a Yesterday (1998)
"The Man with Rain in His Shoes" (original title)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  25 June 1999 (USA)
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A shambling, out-of-work actor, desperate to win back the affections of his ex-girlfriend, unexpectedly stumbles upon a way to turn back the clock.

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Sylvia Weld
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Victor Bukowski
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Louise
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Rafael
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Dave Summers
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Don Miguel
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Alison Hayes
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Freddy
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Diane
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Carol
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Simon
David Spinx ...
Vendor (as Dave Spinks)
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Pianist (as Dave Fishley)
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Victor, an out of work actor, tries to stop his ex-girlfriend, Sylvia, from marrying another man. When she refuses him, Victor is miraculously given a second chance to go back and correct the mistake which led to their break-up. Written by Lisa Dowling <redmezzo@earthlink.net>

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In the game of love, three's are wild.

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Rated R for language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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Twice Upon a Yesterday  »

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$17,620 (USA) (28 May 1999)

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$258,464 (USA) (18 June 1999)
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Victor Bukowski: Even if I could pretend that you never left me... I couldn't pretend that I don't love her.
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A Charming Romantic Drama
22 April 2001 | by (Olathe, KS, USA) – See all my reviews

This is a charming romantic drama about a guy who has an affair on his girlfriend, confesses and is faced with the misery of being alone. He gets a chance to try again when he is sent back in time.

The acting is very well done. The plot is interesting - similar to Sliding Doors. I like the story of redemption and discovering one's self in the process. This plot plays that story out quite well.

While there's nothing terribly original here, I found the movie to be quite entertaining. All of the characters were endearing and three dimensional. There was no "bad guy"; just people going through life as best they can.

I rated this movie an 8 out of 10.


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