If you love a great romantic comedy film, then the new movie from Universal Pictures’, ABOUT TIME, starring Rachel McAdams & Domhnall Gleeson is a must see. The movie, in select theaters November 1st, is from the creator of Love Actually, Notting Hill, and Four Weddings and a Funeral, all wildly popular romantic comedy movies. If you cannot wait for the movie to get here, you can see a trailer on YouTube to give you a little teaser of what to expect.
ABOUT THE FILM
For more than three decades, filmmaker Richard Curtis (Love Actually, Notting Hill, Four Weddings and a Funeral) has crafted his signature voice in the world of movies and television, giving audiences unforgettable characters who have alternately allowed us to laugh at our ever-so-human foibles and to share a tear at the extraordinary journeys that accompany our ordinary lives. Now, with About Time, Curtis gives us his most personal film to date. At the age of 21, Tim Lake (Domhnall Gleeson) discovers he can travel in time…The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim’s father (Bill Nighy) tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can’t change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life—so he decides to make his world a better place…by getting a girlfriend. Sadly, that turns out not to be as easy as you might think.
Moving from the Cornwall coast to London to train as a lawyer, Tim finally meets the beautiful but insecure Mary (Rachel McAdams). They fall in love, then an unfortunate time-travel incident means he’s never met her at all. So they meet for the first time again—and again—but finally, after a lot of cunning time traveling, he wins her heart. Tim then uses his power to create the perfect romantic proposal, to save his wedding from the worst best-man speeches and to save his best friend from professional disaster. But as his unusual life progresses, Tim finds out that his unique gift can’t save him from the sorrows and ups and downs that affect all families, everywhere. There are great limits to what time travel can achieve, and it can be dangerous, too. About Time is a comedy about love and time travel, which discovers that, in the end, making the most of life may not need time travel at all. To stay up to date with the latest on ABOUT TIME, be sure to like the Facebook page and become a follower on Twitter.
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