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Release Date:
14 May 2010 (USA) See more »
You can't hurry love. See more »
If a clock could count down to the moment you meet your soul mate, would you want to know? Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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Endearing, thought-provoking, funny gem of a a film See more (38 total) »


  (in credits order)

Emma Caulfield ... Oona O'Leary

John Patrick Amedori ... Mikey Evers

Scott Holroyd ... Brian

Kali Rocha ... Matchmaker Patty

Katherine Von Till ... Local News Anchor

Ho-Kwan Tse ... Scientist

Louise Claps ... Wife
Jason Berger ... Boyfriend

Gabrielle Dennis ... Girlfriend

Marques Ray ... Guy in Car
Sean C. Francis ... CEO (as Sean Francis)

Susan Ziegler ... Detractor

Christopher T. Wood ... Primetime News Anchor

Cristina Cimellaro ... TV Hostess
Forest Erickson ... Eric
Celene Lee ... Tammi

Michelle Borth ... Steph Depaul

Christine Joaquin ... Cindy
Jay Jay Ellis ... Priscilla

JoBeth Williams ... Marion Depaul
Sandra Marquez ... Luz Morales

Hayden McFarland ... Jesse Depaul
David Doty ... Matchmaker Ron

Tom Irwin ... Paul Depaul

Kelvin Yu ... Nelson
Joey Siara ... Retch
Noah Green ... Greggy
Matthew Eckel ... T.J.
Andy Siara ... Zuckerman (as Andrew Siara)
Dona Hardy ... Sadie

Mark Harelik ... Dr. Serious

John Ingle ... Dutch

Christopher May ... Guy
Ciro Suarez ... Eduardo Morales
Bianca Brockl ... Soledad Morales (as Bianca Ruiz Brockl)

Desmond Harrington ... Dan the Man

Nicki Norris ... Delphine

Muse Watson ... Rick O'Leary

Eric Jungmann ... Manager Larry
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Jason Berger ... Boyfriend (uncredited)
Lisa Faye Heggeness ... Pretty Girl (uncredited)

Directed by
Jac Schaeffer 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jac Schaeffer  written by

Produced by
Jennifer Glynn .... producer
Joshua Lee Huber .... associate producer
Rikki Jarrett .... producer
Kristin Mente .... line producer
Jac Schaeffer .... producer
Original Music by
Andrew Kaiser 
Cinematography by
Harris Charalambous 
Film Editing by
Peter Samet 
Casting by
Anya Colloff 
Amy McIntyre Britt 
Michael V. Nicolo 
Production Design by
Maya Sigel 
Art Direction by
Scott Enge 
Set Decoration by
Keren Kohen 
Costume Design by
Yasmine Abraham 
Makeup Department
Michelle Dallas .... assistant makeup artist
Yoko Nobushi .... key makeup artist
Keiko Wedding .... key makeup artist (as Keiko Sakamoto)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kyle Broom .... second assistant director
Morgan Elam .... second second assistant director
Joe Moore .... additional second assistant director
Jeremy Phoenix .... first assistant director
Lalida Sujjavasin .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Keren Kohen .... graphic designer
Robert J. Saferstein .... property master
Jim Simone .... assistant property master
Sound Department
Lee Ascher .... sound mixer
Joe Dzuban .... sound re-recording mixer / sound designer
Justin Dzuban .... dialogue editor
Tim D. Lloyd .... additional boom operator
Burnie Neal .... boom operator
George Pereyra .... sound effects editor
Thomas Popp .... boom operator
Visual Effects by
David Carriker .... digital effects supervisor: Modern Videofilm
Michael Carter .... flame artist
Camera and Electrical Department
Harris Charalambous .... camera operator
Marc Korgie .... lighting technician
Cedric Martin .... Steadicam operator
David E. May .... assistant camera
Robert McFall .... best boy grip
Justina Mintz .... still photographer
Kevin Mucha .... best boy electric
Jonathan Phail .... electrician
Michael Roy .... gaffer
Forrest Sandefer .... key grip
Alex Simon .... additional set lighting technician
Harry Souders .... set lighting technician
Marty Ulbrich .... additional set lighting technician
Wilson Weaver .... dolly grip
Bobby Woo .... set lighting technician
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Courtney Hess .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Bob Curreri .... colorist
Music Department
Jennifer Glynn .... music supervisor
Evan Rautiainen .... scoring mixer
Mark Robertson .... orchestra contractor
Tim Simonec .... conductor
Transportation Department
Coltinlovoy .... driver
Hector M. Gonzalez .... transportation coordinator
Chad Lovoy .... driver
Rick Lovoy .... transportation captain
Stevelovoy .... driver
Other crew
Renetta G. Amador .... script supervisor
Will Blanke .... production assistant
Michael Boisvert .... production assistant
Diane Collins .... script supervisor
Dean Galanis .... production assistant
Cédric Gonella .... distribution
Kevin Harrigan .... production assistant
Kevin Hindley .... script clearance
Kristen Hopkins .... craft service
Stevie Kloeber .... assistant production coordinator
Joseph Laraja .... production assistant
Paul Mocey-Hanton .... production assistant
Lila Nordstrom .... assistant production coordinator: prep
Andrea Reyes .... production coordinator
Ryan Christopher Taylor .... key set production assistant (as Ryan Taylor)
Kurt Volk .... title designer
David Williams .... assistant location manager
Michelle Faraone .... stand-in: JoBeth Williams (uncredited)
Sandra Condito .... special thanks
Oren Kaplan .... special thanks

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Rated R for language
USA:99 min
Sound Mix:
Australia:M | Portugal:M/12 | South Korea:15 | USA:R (certificate #45876)

Did You Know?

Emma Caulfield also co-stars with the Timer matchmaker Kali Rocha in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" (1997) as demon friends who later become antagonists, much like their relationship in Timer.See more »
Continuity: When Oona and Mikey are in the kitchen, at the end of the movie, the eggs are rearranged between takes.See more »
[first lines]
Brian:Am I late?
Oona:Hi! No. Yes, 5 minutes, but who's counting.
Brian:We are, right?
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The Untitled Communist SongSee more »


What is the song is playing while Oona is putting on make up?
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41 out of 57 people found the following review useful.
Endearing, thought-provoking, funny gem of a a film, 1 May 2010
Author: floopowder014 from United States

I went into "TiMER" mainly drawn into the premise, somewhat expecting the film to not live up to what I thought was a brilliant and fascinating concept. But it ended up exceeding my expectations, and I am now completely enamored by this film.

"TiMER" is as close as a film is going to get to being this year's "(500) Days of Summer," in that it's a romantic comedy, but an unconventional one, and one that really comes out and says something (or at least proposes a question or two) about love instead of being two hours of cheesy chick-flick fluff. It's thought-provoking and will give you plenty to discuss with a friend after seeing it, and at the same time it's very enjoyable and entertaining. It's full of truly laugh-out-loud and slightly quirky humor, and it has a couple good twists I didn't see coming.

One other thing I loved about "TiMER" is the characters. Many romantic comedies have the one-dimensional supporting characters who are just there for the sake of filling the role of "main character's bff," etc. But all of the supporting characters in "TiMER" were multi- dimensional and distinctive, and they all had their own stories that I became invested in without detracting from the main focus of Oona's story.

Whether you're looking for the next romantic comedy that strays a bit from the prescribed path, or you're looking to answer the "what if?" this film proposes, or you're just looking for a quality independent film of any sort, "TiMER" will be well worth your time.

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I'm sure this has been asked before..but... glitterbee
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This movie raises so many philisophical questions. jedi_knight05
The TiMER is MUCH bigger "technology" than the movie makes it seem... junk-349
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