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Synopsis & Plot
At the age of 21, Tim learns from his father that the he inherits the ability to travel through time from his father, to revisit the places and situations where he has been before. Tim aims to utilize his newfound ability to better his life, hoping to save regrets in his love life. After fixing a disastrous New Year’s kiss situation, he still fails to win the heart of his dreamed girl.
He travels back to moments they have lived before repeatedly.But thin gs do not turns out not to be as easy as he suppose. He stop being obsessed with traveling through time. Moving from the Cornwall coast to London to train himself as a lawyer. Tim visits a Dans le Noir restaurant and meets Mary (Rachel McAdams) by chance. This time, they flirt and she gives Tim her phone number….
An time-travel episode leads him losing the chance to met her again. After deliberate never-ceasing time-traveling, he wins her heart again and they fall in love.
▲She gives him her number once outside the eatery. And then,he keeps reshaping their first real date, the first sexual encounter, the proposal, the rainy-day wedding sequence by his time-travel ability.He is obsessed with chasing the girl of his dreams (Rachel McAdams) by catering her needs and wants. It is easy to ignore the what-ifs law. Unexpected situations complicate the matters and alter his reality in a troublesome way.
His father has terminal cancer and he keeps traveling back in time to extend his life so as to spend more time with his family. Tim travels to the past to visit his father whenever he misses him.
Tim discovers that the true key to happiness not hinges on his ability to fix the problems of the past, but to live life to the fullest.
Redoing his life isn’t effortless as he supposes. As he tries hard to get what he wants in life, he loss something out of the blue. Traveling back in time promise some benefits but also lead to unintended troublesome consequences. We can’t have everything in life. We earn something and we lose something.
“About time”Movie Quotes in English and Chinese
The real troubles in your life will always be things that never crossed your worried mind. 你人生當中那些真正的麻煩，總是那些你從來沒有擔心過的事。
I’d only give one piece of advice to anyone marrying. We’re all quite similar in the end. We all get old […] But try and marry someone kind.對任何一個要結婚的人，我都只給一個忠告，最終我們都差不多，我們都會變老[…]但試著嫁給一個善良的人。
♥電影《真愛每一天》About time劇中經典台詞：[W]ith all the tensions and worries that stop us noticing how sweet the world can be.所有的焦慮和煩惱讓我們無法去注意這世界有有多麼地可愛。
Life’s a mixed bag, no matter who you are. 不管你是誰，人生就是會經歷各種酸甜苦辣。
She was then, and still is to me, the most beautiful thing in the world. 當時的她和現在的她，仍舊對我而言都是世上最美的事物
▲How long will I love you – Jon Boden Sam Sweeney & Ben Coleman
▲Film｜ About Time: Soundtrack (songs)
‘About time ‘－Movie Trailer
▲Zimbio Bill Nighy and Domhnall Gleeson
▼▲Film｜ About Time: movie scenes
- Domhnall Gleeson as Tim Lake
- Rachel McAdams as Mary
- Bill Nighy as James Lake
- Tom Hollander as Harry Chapman
- Lindsay Duncan as Mary Lake
- Margot Robbie as Charlotte
- Lydia Wilson as Kit Kat
- Richard Cordery as Uncle Desmond
- Joshua McGuire as Rory
- Tom Hughes as Jimmy Kincade
- Vanessa Kirby as Joanna
- Will Merrick as Jay
- Lisa Eichhorn as Jean
- Jenny Rainsford as Polly
- Richard Griffiths (his final film appearance)
- Richard E. Grant
The film is a 2013 British romantic comedy written and directed by Richard Curtis. The film received mixed reviews from critics.