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Premonition (2007)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 16 March 2007 (USA)
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Depressed housewife learns her husband was killed in a car accident the day previously, awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home, and then awakens the next day after to a world in which he is still dead.

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The middle-class couple Linda Hanson and Jim Hanson live a wasted and routine relationship with their two daughters in their comfortable house in the suburbs. On a Thursday morning, the local sheriff visits Linda and tells her that her husband died in a car accident on the previous day. On the next morning, when Linda awakes, she finds Jim safe and sound at home. When she awakes on the next morning, she realizes that her days are out of order, but her family and friends believe she is insane. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated PG-13 for some violent content, disturbing images, thematic material and brief language | See all certifications »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

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£1,021,882 (UK) (16 March 2007)

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$47,852,604 (USA) (27 April 2007)
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Shot in 45 days. See more »

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When Bridget runs through the glass door, the glass breaks into fairly large pieces which lacerates her severely. However, later on when Jim Hanson is cleaning up the glass, the glass appears to be pebble like with some still dangling from the top of the door. Pebble like glass fragments indicate that the glass is a tempered PVB laminated safety glass, which could not have injured Bridget to the extent of her injuries in the movie. See more »

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Linda Hanson: I wake up and he's dead. I wake up and he's alive.
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Very glad to have seen it, will see it again ASAP.
18 March 2007 | by (San Antonio, TX, USA) – See all my reviews

Here's a clue on how to watch this movie: If you're looking to be disappointed based on any inconsistencies, pay closer attention to the movie. The so-called "inconsistencies" are actually based on a series of events that combine to actually change many of the things you end up seeing happening early on in the movie. Remember: The events that you see happening on the screen aren't happening linearly. The calendar hops all over the place throughout the movie, so it is possible for events that transpire one day to effect what ends up happening in future days. There are two days that are especially noteworthy in terms of what would change the events of the future and they happen toward the end of the movie. Think of how these events will affect the other events that happen in the future and remember that as you see what happens at the end of the movie.

I think the reason this movie hasn't been garnering a lot of critical praise is because movie critics don't really want to have to utilize logic while watching a movie. Another poorly reviewed film starring Sandra Bullock, the truly brilliant The Lake House, was an even bigger victim of movie critics' pathetically anemic logic processing skills. In watching both movies, you really have to keep your faculties alert and not lull yourself into a sense of "okay, I can just turn my brain off now." And really, even though this movie isn't as good as The Lake House, it is equally blessed with the beautiful, talented Ms. Bullock, on top of featuring the beautiful, talented Nia Long, the totally likable Julian McMahon, and some very good acting by the child actors. And the film is very beautiful to look at, too; I now understand why Bullock was raving about the cinematography and direction.

So please do see this movie and don't be dissuaded by the negative remarks. You really do have to pay attention to this film in order to enjoy it, but once you do pay attention, you will be richly rewarded. I'm glad I went to see it and so should you.


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