The inspiring and provocative series is back for a second season tapping into the universal fantasy: to be given a second chance to fix an error of the past. Every episode features a guest ... See full summary »

Creator:

Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2001   2000   1999  
9 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Listener (TV Series 2009)
Crime | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young paramedic discovers he has telepathic powers.

Stars: Craig Anthony Olejnik, Ennis Esmer, Lauren Lee Smith
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate.... See full summary »

Director: Bud Yorkin
Stars: Gene Hackman, Ann-Margret, Ellen Burstyn
Dharma & Greg (1997–2002)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A free spirited yoga instructor finds true love in a conservative lawyer and they got married on the first date. Though they are polar opposites; her need of stability is fulfilled with him, his need of optimism is fulfilled with her.

Stars: Jenna Elfman, Thomas Gibson, Joel Murray
Frasier (1993–2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Dr. Frasier Crane moves back to his hometown of Seattle where he lives with his father and works as a radio psychiatrist.

Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce
Little Men (1998–1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The widowed Jo March Behr and her sisters with the help of Jo's nephew start a boys boarding school at their Aunt March's home Plumfield after they inherit it.

Stars: Michelle Burke, Spencer Rochfort, Corey Sevier
NightScream (TV Movie 1997)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Drew is a young woman who drives to a small town she has never been to while in a trance. A year ago in this town Laura, who looked just like Drew, was murdered. Everyone assumed that ... See full summary »

Director: Noel Nosseck
Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Casper Van Dien, Denis Arndt
Sharon's Secret (TV Movie 1995)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A 16 year old girl is accused of killing her parents.

Director: Michael Scott
Stars: Mel Harris, Candace Cameron Bure, Alex McArthur
She Cried No (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A college freshman is date-raped at her brother's frat party by a fraternity member.

Director: Bethany Rooney
Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Jenna von Oÿ
Catwalk (1992–1994)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Six young adults attempt to fulfill their dream of fame and fortune by putting together a pop band. Unfortunately they realize that the road to celebrity is paved with uncertainty. Their ... See full summary »

Stars: Keram Malicki-Sánchez, Neve Campbell, Paul James Bannerman
Once in a Lifetime (TV Movie 1994)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Millions adored Daphne Fields, for she shared their passion, their pain, their joy, and their sorrow. America's most popular novelist remained a closed book. She hides many secrets. The ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Miller
Stars: Lindsay Wagner, Barry Bostwick, Duncan Regehr
Twice in a Lifetime (TV Movie 1974)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A tugboat operator and a waterfront cafe owner clash with a dock foreman who is trying to change the way things on the piers have been done.

Director: Herschel Daugherty
Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Della Reese, Eric Laneuville
Coins in the Fountain (TV Movie 1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Remake of the 1954 film "Three Coins In The Fountain" again finds three vacationing American women searching for romance during their visit to Rome.

Director: Tony Wharmby
Stars: Loni Anderson, Stepfanie Kramer, Shanna Reed
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Judge Othniel / ... (42 episodes, 1999-2001)
Gordie Brown ...
 Mr. Jones / ... (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Mr. Smith / ... (22 episodes, 2000-2001)
Edit

Storyline

The inspiring and provocative series is back for a second season tapping into the universal fantasy: to be given a second chance to fix an error of the past. Every episode features a guest star playing a flawed person who dies suddenly. Waiting for him on the other side are two celestial figures: a guide, Mr. Smith, and Judge Othniel. The person is given the chance to return to earth and to a time when he went astray. Guided by Mr.Smith, the character has three days to cajole his younger self to not make the same mistake. By changing history, he can alter the future and the course of other lives affected by him. It is not easy as it first appears because the character must overcome deep biases and character flaws. Mr. Smith, who doesn't remember his own life on earth and death, struggles to make sense of human nature and to unravel the mysteries of the Universe. But by guiding others, he hopes to earn his own second chance. Written by Betty Palik

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 August 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Defteri efkairia  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(44 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Change
(theme song, season 2)
Written by Stephen Brackley, Glenn Morley
Performed by Rique Franks, Terry Hatty, Wayne St. John, Sharon Lee Williams
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

help me!
16 July 2000 | by (Medicine Hat, Alberta) – See all my reviews

Hi. Yesterday I watched the "Twice In A Lifetime" episode with the guy Barry who was in a band when he was younger, and "the love of his life" over-dosed on drugs. He went back to save her life, it didn't work, so he used the last 30 minutes to go back and save her life. He did succeed. However, later on in his life, she eventually did OD. Anyways, I am looking for the song that was major in this episode. I really loved it, and wanted to know where I could get a copy of it. If anyone knows where I could, please email me. Please, and thanks


2 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Theme Song feline_feral-2
Smith VS Jones blondbomb
my thoughts on TIAL mulberry_elf
Quick Question JustATinyPsycho
Could someone help clear this up? Katie_B88
Download trueharrison
Discuss Twice in a Lifetime (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?