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

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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sylvia Weld
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Victor Bukowski
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Louise
Gustavo Salmerón ...
Rafael
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Dave Summers
Eusebio Lázaro ...
Don Miguel
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Alison Hayes
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Freddy
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Diane
Antonio Gil ...
Director (as Antonio Gil Martí nez)
Heather Weeks ...
Carol
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Janice
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Simon
David Spinx ...
Vendor (as Dave Spinks)
David Fishley ...
Pianist (as Dave Fishley)
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Storyline

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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actor | friend | spanish | love | destiny | See All (121) »

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

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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25 June 1999 (USA)  »

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Twice Upon a Yesterday  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$258,464 (USA) (18 June 1999)
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Quotes

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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Clever and romantic, a bit of a twister
20 June 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is far from the brainiest movie I've ever seen. But I admire

romantic movies with unpredictable outcomes, and this one falls

in that category. If you are looking for the dark psychology of Fight

Club or the all-out strangeness of Being John Malkovich, look

elsewhere. If you are a movie snob or are into gritty realism, you

will HATE this movie. IF, however, you did like Sliding Doors,

Mystery Date, Notting Hill, or (I hate to say it) Chances Are, you

should come away from this movie totally satisfied. I enjoyed it

enough to watch it last night when I came across it on some HBO

channel, though I had seen it already a year ago, and I guess that

says something.


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