Somewhere In Time

Somewhere In Time Like What Dreams May Come, Which Inspired The Movie Starring Robin Williams, Somewhere In Time Is The Powerful Story Of A Love That Transcends Time And Space, Written By One Of The Grand Masters Of Modern Fantasy.Matheson S Classic Novel Tells The Moving, Romantic Story Of A Modern Man Whose Love For A Woman He Has Never Met Draws Him Back In Time To A Luxury Hotel In San A screenwriter with an inoperable brain tumor becomes obsessed with an actress from the turn of the century and uses hypnosis to travel back in time to meet her.I ve been reading a fair bit of Richard Matheson lately and stumbled upon this at the used bookstore After leaving my kindle at work over a long weekend, I pull
A beautiful romance from the pen of a writerfamous for his horror thrillers How far are you willing to go for the woman you love Richard Collier has never met the woman of his dreams And now, at thirty six, it might be to late, as he is diagnosed with an unoperable brain tumor As a screenwriter he should know better than most how dreams are created out of thin air, yet in his vulnerable state of mind he is not immune to flights of fancy While staying overnight at a luxury hotel near S A beautiful romance from the pen of a writerfamous for his horror thrillers How far are you willing to go for the woman you love Richard Collier has never met the woman of his dreams And now, at thirty six, it might be to late, as he is diagnosed with an unoperable brain tumor As a screenwriter he should know better than most how dreams are created out of thin air, yet in his vulnerable state of mind he is not immune to flights of fancy While staying overnight at a luxury hotel near San Diego, he finds himself falling under the spell of an old photograph found in a dusty basement he decides this is the woman he has been waiting for all his life The only problem the photograph is 80 years old, dating back to 1896, and the actress in the image has probably beed
The uniqueness of the way this time travel story is writtenand beginsdrew me right in, and then BAMMMyou find out why handsome, 36 year old Richard Collier decides to travel and write a book about it.hooked As you can guess or already know having seen the movie, Richard travels back in time from 1971 to the Victorian times of 1896 to find his imagined love, actress Elise McKenna, and although the love relationship is foolishly sentimental and a bit over the top with all The uniqueness of the way this time travel story is writtenand beginsdrew me right in, and then BAMMMyou find out why handsome, 36 year old Richard Collier decides to travel and write a book about it.hooked As you can guess or already know
Part fantasy novel, part romance novel, Richard Matheson s Bid Time Return finds dying writer Richard Collier falling in love with a photograph of a turn of the century actress Elise McKenna, becoming obsessed with her and then finding a way to travel back in time to meet her.On the surface, the premise sounds absurd, but really noso than your standard romance novel It s the story of two people falling in love and overcoming obstancles to be together In this case, it s the gulf of time Part fantasy novel, part romance novel, Richard Matheson s Bid Time Return finds dying writer Richard Collier falling in love with a photograph of a turn of the century actress Elise McKenna, becoming obsessed with her and then finding a way to travel back in time to meet her.On the surface, the premise sounds absurd, but really noso than your standard romance novel It s the story of two people falling in love and overcoming obstancles to be together In this case, it s the gulf of time standing between them At least that s the case at first.Once you accept the premise that Collier can and does find a way to move back in time to meet McKenna he s staying at the same hotel she is, so he doesn t move in space, only time , the rest of the story falls well into place Matheson s narration of the Collier via first person, starting off in short, punctuated bursts from Collier s audio diary and later becoming longer anddetailed as Collier switches to writing out his feelings
Somewhere in Richard Matheson s 1975 novel Bid Time Return is a wonderful science fiction tale dying to get out Some would argue it did, inspiring the much loved 1980 film Somewhere In Time, which was so embraced that it became the de facto title for the novel when reprinted This is the romantic fantasy of an author born in the 1920s and in addition to being difficult for me to relate to on that end, excited me only in the moments its hero travels through time.Unfolding in the format of a foun Somewhere in Richard Matheson s 1975 novel Bid Time Return is a wonderful science fiction tale dying to get out Some would argue it did, inspiring the much loved 1980 film Somewhere In Time, which was so embraced that it became the de facto title for the novel when reprinted This is the romantic fantasy of an author born in the 1920s and in addition to being difficult for me to relate to on that end, excited me only in the moments its hero travels through time.Unfolding in the format of a found journal, Bid Time Return begins November 14, 1971 with thirty six year old screenwriter Richard Collier leaving the Los Angeles home of his brother Robert With the flip of a coin, he drives south Richard has learned he has six months to live as a result of a temporal lobe tumor and with no children, no great love of his own, takes to
Opening LineDriving down Long Valley Road Lovely day bright sunshine, blue sky This week has been one filled with romantic tragedies for me First I went to the see the re release of Titanic in 3D oh Jack and then because I hadn t had quite enough heartache I decided to revisit one of my all time favourite romances with Somewhere In Time Bid Time Return It s been years since I first read this as a teenager, god knows how many times I watched the movi
What the heck was that I just read, and why did I read it This is one of the sappiest, outrageously nauseating, chauvinistic, sloppily sentimental books I ve read this year, and considering how much actual 19th century literature I ve read this year, that s really saying something.We spend the first third of this book with the
I want to explain my rating The first 1 3 of the book was worthy of 5 stars for me The second 2 3, only worth 3 stars, but I can t justify an over all rating of 3 In addition to a foreword from the author s brother, there is an afterword that bumps up the quality of the story from those 3 stars As a teen, I must have seen this movie a hundred times, so I went into the book looking for those same feelings of love, romance, nostalgia and melancholy They were all present, but the movie had a I want to explain my rating The first 1 3 of the book was worthy of 5 stars for me The second 2 3, only worth 3 stars, but I can t justify an over all rating of 3 In addition to a foreword from the author s brother, there is an afterword that bumps up the quality of the story from those 3 stars As a teen, I must have seen this movie a hundred times, so I went into the book looking for those same feelings of love, romance, nostalgia and melancholy They were all present, but the movie had an innocence I found lacking on the written page I haven t seen the movie in years, so a re watch may
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here All I can say is, it is completely obvious that this book was written by a man He spends a tedious amount of time trying to explain away his time travel premise and forgets to explain the most obvious part of his book how could a supposedly intelligent
Behind this bearded, occasionally cynical face of mine hides a romantic soul I can almost hear some of you laughing but I will politely ignore you and start blabbering for yet another review P This my fellow readers is romance, and it s actually written by a guy who wrote I Am Legend , Hell House and Stir of Echoes , if these titles ring any bells This proves that romance novels aren t supposed to be made for quick mass consumption, written solely by insecure, money hungry chicks or dud Behind this bearded, occasionally cynical face of mine hides a romantic soul I can almost hear some of you laughing but I will politely ignore you an

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  • Paperback
  • 316 pages
  • Somewhere In Time
  • Richard Matheson
  • English
  • 12 September 2019
  • 0312868863