He finds out that Jon Lovitz is no longer his friend but an employee of his. The office building is the former headquarters of the. Fantasykomödie um einen 35jährigen, der Mr. But as Burrows embarks on this journey of self discovery he realizes that even this new life has its problems and drawbacks. Among those greats is this little gem. One night he meets this mysterious man named Mike Sir Michael Caine , who could change his fate by offering him that alternative life of which he always dreamed.
In most of these types of movies the guardian angel rescues a man from ungratefulness and shows him his life in retrospect, or how it could have been. . Larry Burrows Jim Belushi is unhappy and feels powerless over his life. She is the head of the labor union. Για οποιοδήποτε νομικό ζήτημα, να απευθύνεστε απευθείας σε αυτούς τους φορείς καθώς η ιστοσελίδα μας δεν συνδέεται με αυτούς, και οι οποίοι φέρουν και την σχετική ευθύνη για την παροχή υπηρεσιών τους. She reluctantly agrees, and Larry eventually convinces her that they were married in a previous life.
This is most likely for a certain reason that the audience is expecting before Larry. In this movie, you can actually see several big names on the rise, Linda Hamilton and Courteney Cox namely; Caine's was already big of course. In fact, he's very good as Larry - gentle, touching, and a convincing everyman. Larry Burrows has the distinct feeling he's missing out on something. At first, his new life seems perfect, but he soon begins to miss his best friend Clip Metzler and wife Ellen from his previous life; he also discovers that his alternative self has created many enemies, like Jewel Jagger , and as Larry's problems multiply, he finds himself wishing to be put back into his old life. The flashing lights of the police cars appear and Larry surrenders, but instead of cops, a tow truck driver named Duncan enters the police car lights now tow truck lights. That's a message well learned.
If only he had hit the ball at the state championship in high school years ago. Destiny More at And And Related Torrents Added Size Seeders Leechers 10 years ago 1. Michael Caine is superb as the sympathetic bartender. Linda Hamilton, always excellent, is again right on target here as the loving wife. But thanks to mysterious and magical bartender Mike, Larry gets his wish, yet soon realizes that his new life isn't exactly as he hoped it would be. But as Burrows embarks on this journey of self discovery he realizes that even this new life has its problems and drawbacks. He believes his entire life could have turned out differently had he not missed that shot in a baseball game when was a kid.
Film is overall free of slapstick humor and plays it straight and it does have some very humorous moments. Jackie offers Niles' job to Larry, plus a company car, a new Mercedes, and he accepts. Michael Caine is perfect as the bartender. Advertisement The bartender listens and nods and pours him another drink, and because business is slow Larry is the only customer this particular bar may ever have , he does the poor guy a favor: He puts his life on fast-reverse, lets him hit the winning run, and then shows him how things would have turned out. Not an Oscar contender but good warm-hearted fun.
So the bartender, who may as well be an angel of God incarnate, just like Clarence, fixes Larry a special drink of his, which ends up putting Larry's life on reverse, showing him what his life would have been like if he had hit the home run all those years before. James Belushi I think was Oscar worthy for his role. Jim is at his best with a good story and supporting cast; seems like real chemistry between him and Hamilton. It made me trying to relive my own important moments in live, eg what if I've taken that girl out for a movie, and not the other etc. A simple and charming little sleeper, Mr.
One night he meets this mysterious man named Mike Michael Caine , who could change his fate by offering him that alternative life he always dreamed of. He believes his entire life could have turned out differently had he not missed that shot in a baseball game when was a kid. The film also serves notice to what a fine comedy actor James Belushi was. Carolina, instead of working stiff, with unpaved driveway in middle America. The head of Larry's department at work, who schemes and plots to take over the company. Larry Burrows Jim Belushi is unhappy and feels powerless over his life.
He finds out when, unbeknownst to him, Caine serves up a motion potion in a glass that gives him a mansion, the prom queen Russo as his wife, and makes him president of the sporting goods company he's been canned from. And a good message as well. Destiny is right up your street. If you are sentimental sort like myself, you'll be well rewarded by seeing this picture. I enjoyed my work although it was exceedingly hard work building all the sets like the Golf of Mexico where Renee Russo and Jim Belushi went on their date. Walking into the nearest bar to wait for the tow truck, Larry happens upon barman Mike, who unbeknown to Larry is about to change his life for ever.
Reading the various external reviews of Roger Ebert and other well-known film critics makes me hesitate to admit how much I love this movie, even though I only have a dubbed-into-Japanese video version of it. Synopsis Larry Burrows Jim Belushi is unhappy and feels powerless over his life. This movie lacks the gravitas and scale to make it a great film, but it's a fine cheer-up on a rainy afternoon. Someone should have picked up the tempo. It's wonderful and really heartfelt and real. Jon Lovitz is perfect, and Linda Hamilton plus Renee Russo shine in their roles. Synopsis Larry Burrows Jim Belushi is unhappy and feels powerless over his life.