Somewhere in Time (1980) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Somewhere in Time

Jeannot Szwarc, 1980

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Somewhere in Time
Richard Matheson, 1975

Somewhere in Time is a movie directed by Jeannot Szwarc in 1980 and based on the book of the same name by Richard Matheson, first published in 1975. The movie features Christopher Reeve, Christopher Plummer, Jane Seymour, Teresa Wright, George Voskovec, Bill Erwin, and others.

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RATING

7.2

/ 10

Movie Poster: Somewhere in Time (Jeannot Szwarc, 1980)

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Book Cover: Somewhere in Time (Richard Matheson, 1975)

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Somewhere in Time

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Storyline

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. Eight years later, Richard is a successful playwright living in Chicago.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Somewhere in Time, the 1980 movie by Jeannot Szwarc

Year

1980

Minutes

103

Movie Rate

7.20

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Movie

Somewhere in Time

Country: USA

Year: 1980

Length: 1h43m

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Cover of Somewhere in Time, the 1975 book by Richard Matheson

Year

1975

Pages

316

Book Rate

7.72

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Book

Somewhere in Time

Original title: Bid Time Return

Country: USA

First published in: 1975

Length: 316 pages

Genre: Fiction

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