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Timer

(DVD - 2010)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
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What if a clock could count down to the moment you meet your soul mate? In this alternate version of present day Los Angeles, a revolutionary device called the TiMER fulfills this fantasy. For a reasonable installation fee and moderate monthly charges, a TiMER implanted in the wrist will accurately display the numbers of days, hours, minutes, and seconds until the wearer's date with destiny.
Statement of Responsibility: Capewatch Pictures presents ; a Truckbeef production ; produced by Jennifer Glynn ; produced by Rikki Jarrett, Jac Schaeffer ; written and directed by Jac Schaeffer
Title: Timer
[videorecording]
Publisher: Fort Mill, SC : Phase 4 Films, 2010
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Originally produced in 2009
Special features: Two behind the scenes featurettes ; Deleted scenes ; Director's commentary ; Trailers ; Bloopers
Credits: Director of photography, Harris Charalambous ; editor, Peter Samet ; original music by Andrew Kaiser.
Performers: Emma Caulfield, Michelle Borth, John Patrick Amedori, Desmond Harrington, Jobeth Williams, Kali Rocha.
Summary: What if a clock could count down to the moment you meet your soul mate? In this alternate version of present day Los Angeles, a revolutionary device called the TiMER fulfills this fantasy. For a reasonable installation fee and moderate monthly charges, a TiMER implanted in the wrist will accurately display the numbers of days, hours, minutes, and seconds until the wearer's date with destiny.
Audience: MPAA rating R for language
System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, digitally mastered; 5.1 surround sound
Other Language: English dialogue; English closed-captioning
Awards & Distinctions: Winner, Audience choice, Best of the festival, Science & Fiction International Film Festival, 2009; Winner, best of the festival, Trimedia Film Festival, 2009; Winner, Best narrative feature film, Connecticut Film Festival, 2009
Subject Headings: Dating (Social customs) Drama Man-woman relationships Drama
Genre/Form: Romantic comedy films
Science fiction films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Feature films-United States
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Topical Term: Dating (Social customs)
Man-woman relationships
Publisher No: P4F-54580
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE T
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Emma Caulfield is Oona, a single girl who is looking for "the one." Finding that person is a lot easier now; TiMER is actually a device you can get implanted in your wrist for a small monthly fee. The device counts down and reaches zero once you find your soulmate. Despite their 98% app... Read More »


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Sep 25, 2014
  • kevfarley rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I expected to be silly fluff,.. but had a pleasant surprise !

Both charming and amusing ,.. but also thought provoking, concerning our attitudes and expectations about the "L" word.

Jun 20, 2014
  • JCLElainaF rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A long time ago...or actually, in the not so distant future, imagine having a stopwatch that would go off when your "perfect" match and you first lock eyes. Oona is nearly 30 and is stuck with the possibility that her perfect match doesn't exist, or just doesn't want to be found. You follow her life, along with the life of her step sister & young brother as they experience the timer's effects in their lives, & in the end figure out if they need a device to help them decide what matters most in life.

Feb 06, 2011
  • JCLHelenH rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Love, love, love this movie.

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