After her genius husband disappears from a routine business trip without a trace the next 12 years becomes so much to bear... But when her son comes of age and is wooed by MIT, his ability to unlock the mystery of quantum physics begins to unravel the mystery of time.
What would you do to change the past?
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The film was released under the title 'Continuum' in the UK. See more
When the grandfather is explaining to the son what he thinks happened to the
boy's father, the grandfather makes a comment to the effect that he doesn't understand it all because he's not 'a specialist in quantum mechanics'. This movie deals with time travel and relativity, not quantum mechanics. Relativity deals with the large scale and quantum mechanics deals with the small scale. The reconciliation of the two has been the holy grail of physics, 'Unified Field Theory'. To object that one doesn't understand time travel because one is not a quantum mechanic is nonsensical. No physics professor would make that mistake. See more
Is the truck loaded?
Yes, ma'am. Come on. I have a plane to catch.
Well, if you don't leave now, you're going to miss your flight, and then he's going to be late for school. Come on, come on. Games up.
Last line after the final end credits: "We have achieved the day." See more
References Meet the Robinsons
Dreams of Absence
Performed by Andrew Lockington
Courtesy of Ellchris Music (SOCAN) 2012 See more