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From Time to Time (2009)

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A haunting ghost story spanning two worlds, two centuries apart. When 13 year old Tolly finds he can mysteriously travel between the two, he begins an adventure that unlocks family secrets laid buried for generations.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tolly Oldknow
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Boggis
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Officer
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Mrs. Tweedie
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Susan (as Eliza Hope Bennett)
Rachel Bell ...
Perkins
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Maria Oldknow
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Jenny McCracken ...
Mrs. Gross
Christine Lohr ...
Mrs. Robbins
Alan Charlesworth ...
Robert the Footman
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Captain Oldknow
Kwayedza Kureya ...
Jacob
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In 1940s England, thirteen year old Tolly is sent to Green Knowe, the country estate of his grandmother, while his mother searches for any information concerning his missing in action father. Tolly soon finds that he can pass through time to witness the family stories Grandmother Oldknow tells him. Traveling back to 1805, Tolly becomes caught up in the family scandals, secrets, and mysteries that still echo in his own time... Written by L. Hamre

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Unlock the Secrets of the Past.


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Rated PG for mild thematic elements and peril | See all certifications »
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24 September 2010 (UK)  »

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Despite there being 'snow' on the ground, the actors' breath is not visible. See more »

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Version of The Children of Green Knowe (1986) See more »

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An interesting historical fantasy
17 November 2013 | by (Seattle, Wa) – See all my reviews

This script is well written, though you do need an attention span longer than 10 minutes to get drawn into what becomes an intriguing historical family saga.Touching on some rather raw historical morality and class distinction issues. An all star cast including Alex Ethel and Maggie Smith, performs leading and supporting roles,with superb delivery of character and dialog by all the cast members. It builds into an exciting surprising adventure and greatly suitable for the whole family. As I mentioned it took a few minutes to establish the characters and lead us along with the young lead character into the mystery of the Old family Estate. But once the surprises and twists begin, it's a fun entertaining movie. I will certainly be recommending it to my friends and family.


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