Somewhere In Time parents guide

Somewhere In Time

True love should never be hindered by a little thing like time

Overall B

Obsessed with an old photo of a beautiful woman (Jane Seymour), a young playwright (Christopher Reeve) searches desperately for a way to go back in time and meet the girl of his dreams. This film that has become a classic with sentimental audiences.

Release date October 3, 1980

Violence B+
Sexual Content B-
Profanity B
Substance Use A-

Why is Somewhere In Time rated PG? The MPAA rated Somewhere In Time PG

Run Time: 103 minutes

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Somewhere In Time
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video NA

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News About "Somewhere In Time"

Cast and Crew

Somewhere In Time is directed by Jeannot Szwarc and stars Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Somewhere In Time movie is March 4, 2014. Here are some details…

Blu-ray Notes: Somewhere in Time

Release Date: 4 March 2014

Somewhere in Time releases to Blu-ray on March 4, 2014.


DVD Notes: Somewhere in Time: Collector’s Edition

Release Date: 31 October 2000

Somewhere in Time has secured an enthusiastic audience, thanks to it’s repeated TV showings. On the Collector’s Edition DVD, you can learn more about the film’s Fan Club—as well as the movie. Director Jeannot Szwarc offers commentary, interviews and biographies are provided by the cast and crew, while a featurette titled Back to Somewhere in Time reminisces about the production. The original theatrical trailer and photo galleries are thrown in for good measure. Audio Tracks are available in English and French (both in Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono), with subtitles in English and Spanish.

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The 1960s classic, The Time Machine, takes a more scientific approach to the possibilities of visiting the future. A romantic relationship develops between Kate and Leopold, an improbable couple who have dissimilar values because they come from two different places in time.

Actor Christopher Reeve also underwent a life-altering experience after an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. In 2004 he directed his last film project, The Brooke Ellison Story, about the life of another paraplegic.