Since Reeves character was killed, he was unable to show up at the restaurant. The premise makes no sense, no matter how you turn it around in your head. Most movies like this are fun to watch but don't really stay with you. We hear them having voice-over conversations that are ostensibly based on the words in their letters, but unless these letters are one sentence long and are exchanged instantaneously which would mean crossing time travel crossed with chat rooms , they could not possibly be conversational. The key was that he was the guy that died after being hit by the bus.
It is available on the album. There are many chance meetings, which keeps you waiting and hoping. Meanwhile, Kate goes to an to review the renovation plans for a house she wants to buy. Home page of the widely acclaimed book. It succeeds despite being based on two paradoxes: time travel, and the ability of two people to have conversations that are, under the terms established by the film, impossible.
Be sure to check it out! Basically he died in 2006 before they started writing, which is why he didn't call her, or why he didn't show up for their dinner date. The film opens with the introduction of Kate Foster Sandra Bullock , a woman who has been staying at a serene lake house in Wisconsin. As she makes her move back to her hometown of Chicago, she leaves a note in the mailbox for the next tenant explaining that the paw prints on the walkway were there before she got there. Utilizing the mailbox, Eun-joo asks Sung-hyun to retrieve a tape player she lost two years ago, which he gets for her. The lake house is nothing like it appeared previously in 2006 - it is dilapidated and there are no dog prints on the walkway. Throughout the film, we see that although she has obtained her dream, there is something missing in her life. The film is a of the motion picture 2000.
It develops that he thinks it is 2004 and she thinks it is 2006, and perhaps she moved in after he left, instead of moving out before he arrived, although that wouldn't fit with -- but never mind. Rushing to the lake house, Kate frantically writes a letter telling Alex she loves him, but begs him not to try to find her if he loves her back. She also learns that Alex was killed in a traffic accident exactly two years ago to the day and realizes why he never showed up for their date - he was the man who died in Daley Plaza. A stranger approaches her with a letter in his hand, the letter that Eun-joo sent warning Sung-hyun not to go to the meeting. As Alex and Kate continue to write each other, they decide to try to meet again.
They do arrange one date, which involves them in some kind of time-loop misunderstanding, I think. The plot of the movie was also used in the 2015 Kannada movie. Never mind, I tell you, never mind! She ran back to the house to leave the letter telling him not to try to find her. I am a big Sandra Bullock fan because everything I have seen her in has been good! Sung-hyun did receive her warning letter and never went to intervene that day and was never hit by the car. I'll say no more because I don't to spoil it. Eun-joo and Sung-hyun plan on meeting in person at a beach where she has always wanted to build a house, two years in Sung-hyun's future.
She didn't know him at that time and didn't recognize him, but started writing to him shortly after and told him the story about the accident on Valentine's Day not knowing that he was the one that would be killed. This movie is well crafted, from the script, directing, editing, cinematography to excellent performance by Sandra Bullock and Keanu Reeves. I had to stop what I was doing so I could watch every little bit. By not crossing the street, he avoided getting hit by the bus. She realized after his brother told her of his death, that he had been the one that had died in the street, and that he had been there trying to find her.
This is a love story. The story is about two people distanced by 2 years and the lake house that brings them together. They both leave their letters in the mailbox beside the sidewalk that leads to the bridge that leads to the glass house. But for them to both meet in the future required them setting a time and date. On Valentine's Day 2006 for Alex, Valentine's Day 2008 for Kate, he returns to the lake house after something about the day triggers a memory. It is sweet and sensitive get out the tissues. Now in my wisdom I have decided to simply accept it as a premise, no questions asked.
As both Eun-joo and Sung-hyun continue their correspondence, they decide to try a date together, with each person participating in his or her own time. The downtown scenes are in. If you want a little romance with a bit of comedy, a sad scene or two, and a good ending, this may be the movie for you. Early in the movie when she was having lunch with her Mom and she went running across the street to help him. She later understands what happened, but I don't think I do. As she is leaving, she leaves a Christmas card in the mailbox, asking the next resident to please forward her mail to her. After his estranged father, a noted architect, falls ill, Sung-hyun asks Eun-joo to obtain a book about his father, which she does.