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
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ARichard Curtis has been the king of the English romantic comedy since 'Four Weddings And A Funeral,' but his new film 'About Time' feels like a more mature and reflective artist's work, and it's a lovely time travel fable about how to cherish the time we are given.