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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
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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
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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:

£57,787 (UK) (27 November 1998)

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$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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Brigadier Sabad
Written and performed by Alpha Blondy
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A Fateful Romantic Encounter
11 June 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie not really expecting very much and was pleasantly suprised! Realising too late that he has thrown away his life, Victor gets a second chance to change things. Although Mr. Fate sticks his oar in and things don't quite go to plan, you go with Victor as he realises his mistakes and appears to grow up in front of our eyes. If you like 'Sliding Doors' or 'Vanilla Sky' you'll appreciate this romantic 'If Only' film.


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