Somewhere in Time
Somewhere in Time is a 1980 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by Jeannot Szwarc. It is a film adaptation of the 1975 novel Bid Time Return by Richard Matheson, who also wrote the screenplay. The film stars Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, and Christopher Plummer.
In 1972, college theatre student Richard Collier celebrates the debut of his new play. During the celebration, an elderly woman places a pocket watch in his hand and pleads, "Come back to me." Richard does not recognize the woman, who returns to her own residence and dies in her sleep that same night.
|genre||drama fantasy romance science fiction|
|keywords||act afterlife brokenhearted college college professor dedicate denver explore grand hotel heaven hotel guest hotel room hypnosis hypnotize locked in mackinac island meet morning music box obsess penny playwright pocket watch rhapsody on a theme of paganini stage actress struggle tape-recorded tape recorder travel walk wander write writer\'s block|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Costume Design|
|producer||Ray Stark Stephen Deutsch|
|theme||independent romantic drama romantic fantasy time|