The Parallel
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A high school gridiron star gets a rude awakening when he goes to bed the night after graduation and wakes up as a thirty-nine year old stuck in a crumbling marriage to the town floozy and with no recollection of the past twenty years. Danny (Taylor Hart) is the kind of guy whole ruled the high school hallways: tough, athletic, and cocky, this teenage all star always knew he was destined for greatness. On the night of his high school graduation, Danny encounters a mysterious Gypsy magician while partying on the beach. The next thing Danny knows, he is transported twenty-years into the future… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What exactly is this time-tripping cautionary tale trying to say?"
‑ Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
"An amateurish mashup of The Butterfly Effect and The Family Man (talk about unholy hybrids!) that strains patience from the get-go."
‑ Adam Nayman, L.A. Weekly
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