Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Nov 3rd at 4:00 for About Time at the Regal Gallery Place . Look for Laine wearing a green coat in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.
About Time is a romantic comedy with a twist from writer/director Richard Curtis (Love Actually, Notting Hill, Four Weddings and a Funeral). The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, a father (Bill Nighy) tells his son Tim (Domhnall Gleeson) 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 lifeso 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. Tim finally meets the beautiful but insecure Mary (Rachel McAdams) and they fall in love, but an unfortunate time-travel incident means he’s never met her at all. So they meet for the first time againand againbut finally, after a lot of cunning time-traveling, he wins her heart. 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.