Groundhog Day movie poster, with the falling "5:59" with which the film's fans are so familiar. But are *you* familiar with Groundhog Day's roots in history? Discover them here: http://landscaping.about.com/cs/pestcontrol/a/groundhog_day_4.htm
Petersen's movie only covers the first part of the book and there are a series of changes to the story line. However all the magical elements are still there (the most remarkable being obviously Falkor) the movie doing Michael Ende's novel justice.