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* In later parts of ''Fanfic/BringingMeToLife'' Max starts dreaming about events of ''Film/TheMatrix'' over seventy years ago. Since he is one of the reincarnations of the main cast.

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* In later parts of ''Fanfic/BringingMeToLife'' ''Bringing Me To Life'' Max starts dreaming about events of ''Film/TheMatrix'' over seventy years ago. Since he is one of the reincarnations of the main cast.


* Zig-Zagged in the first KnightsOfTheOldRepublic. The PlayerCharacter and Bastila are having dreams that retrace the steps of Darth Revan and Darth Malak as they sought out the [[PlotCoupon Star Maps]]. It's played off as [[DreamingOfThingsToCome Force visions]] until TheReveal at the game's three-quarter mark.

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* Zig-Zagged in the first KnightsOfTheOldRepublic.''VideoGame/KnightsOfTheOldRepublic''. The PlayerCharacter and Bastila are having dreams that retrace the steps of Darth Revan and Darth Malak as they sought out the [[PlotCoupon Star Maps]]. It's played off as [[DreamingOfThingsToCome Force visions]] until TheReveal at the game's three-quarter mark.


* During season 5 of ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' Steven starts having dreams about [[spoiler:Pink Diamond]]'s past from her perspective when he sleeps in places she visited even though he shouldn't be able to do this because she is dead. [[spoiler:Turns out this is because Pink Diamond and Rose Quartz, who gave her life to create Steven, were actually the same person]].

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* During season 5 of ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' Steven starts having dreams about [[spoiler:Pink Diamond]]'s past from her perspective when he sleeps in places she visited even though he shouldn't be able visited. This is confusing to do this Steven because she is he has [[TheEmpath empathic powers]] that connect his mind to others, but only the living, and she's supposed to be dead. [[spoiler:Turns out [[PastLifeMemories this is because because]] Pink Diamond and Rose Quartz, who gave her life to create Steven, were actually the same person]].person.]]

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* ''Radio/JourneyIntoSpace'': In ''The Red Planet'', Whitaker's presence causes Jet to have a dream about visiting the British Empire Exhibition with Whitaker in 1924. He hears the 1923 novelty song "When It's Night Time in Italy, It's Wednesday Over Here" by James Kendis and Lew Brown and sees UsefulNotes/{{London}} as it existed in 1924 as opposed to how it exists in his own time of 1971. Prior to this, Jet had never heard of either the Exhibition or the song.
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* During season 5 of ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' Steven starts having dreams about [[spoiler:Pink Diamond]]'s past from her perspective when he sleeps in places she visited even though he shouldn't be able to do this because she is dead. [[spoiler:Turns out this is because Pink Diamond and Rose Quartz, who gave her life to create Steven, were actually the same person]].


* In addition to ''DreamingOfThingsToCome visions of the future'', Gammon Octo from the ''Franchise/EvilliousChronicles'' has dreams about events that happened hundreds of years in the past.

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* In addition to ''DreamingOfThingsToCome his [[DreamingOfThingsToCome visions of the future'', future]], Gammon Octo from the ''Franchise/EvilliousChronicles'' has dreams about events that happened hundreds of years in the past.



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* In addition to ''DreamingOfThingsToCome visions of the future'', Gammon Octo from the ''Franchise/EvilliousChronicles'' has dreams about events that happened hundreds of years in the past.






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* In ''Fanfic/KarmaInRetrograde'', [[FishOutOfTemporalWater Touya]] is slowly regaining his memories of his time as Dabi in his dreams. While they're [[DreamingOfThingsToCome from his perspective]], all of the events he's remembering already happened.

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* Jack Harper in ''Film/Oblivion2013'', living in 2077 post-war New York, repeatedly dreams of a pre-apocalyptic world. Turns out he's reliving memories[[spoiler:, but they're not his own - or are they?]]
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* In ''Webcomic/{{Strays}}'', [[http://www.straysonline.com/comic/125.htm Meela has one of a murder]], and more after.

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* In ''Webcomic/{{Strays}}'', [[http://www.straysonline.com/comic/125.htm com/2011/03/page-163/ Meela has one of a murder]], and more after.


A sleeping character dreams a vision of events past -- sometimes ''long'' past -- and certainly ones he never saw.

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A sleeping character dreams a vision of events past -- sometimes ''long'' past -- and certainly ones he they never saw.



Might be explained by [[{{Reincarnation}} the dreaming characters having lived in the past]], [[GeneticMemory or having an ancestor living in that past]], in which case there are definite limitations to what he will dream of.

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Might be explained by [[{{Reincarnation}} the dreaming characters having lived in the past]], [[GeneticMemory or having an ancestor living in that past]], in which case there are definite limitations to what he they will dream of.


* In Creator/AndreNorton's ''Opal-Eyed Fan'', the heroine dreams of a centuries ago HumanSacrifice on the island where she was shipwrecked.

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In Creator/AndreNorton's ''Opal-Eyed ''The Opal-Eyed Fan'', the heroine dreams of a centuries ago HumanSacrifice on the island where she was shipwrecked.

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* In the story mode of ''VideoGame/MarvelVSCapcomInfinite'', Franchise/IronMan manages to see the past where [[spoiler: [[VideoGame/{{Darkstalkers}} Jedah Dohma]] and Mistress Death conspire to work together and Death uses Thanos' love for her to start her plans. Thanos can't believe it and attacks Stark, taking the Time Stone to see if he was telling the truth. Unfortunately for Thanos, Stark was right which then pushes Thanos' BerserkButton.]]


* In Creator/RickRiordan's ''[[Literature/TheKaneChronicles The Throne of Fire]]'', Sadie dreams of Ra's being forced from his position.

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* In Creator/RickRiordan's ''[[Literature/TheKaneChronicles The Throne of Fire]]'', Sadie dreams of Ra's Ra being forced from his position.



* In ''Literature/SeptimusHeap'', Silas and Sarah Heap dream of Nicko and Snorri as the latter are walking across a snow-covered forest ... 500 years before.

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* In ''Literature/SeptimusHeap'', Silas and Sarah Heap dream of Nicko and Snorri as the latter are walking across a snow-covered forest ... 500 years before.before then.


* Zig-zagged in ''Webcomic/{{NoFuture}}''. Andrew has visions of a future that already happened, but hopefully won't.


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* Zig-zagged in ''Webcomic/{{NoFuture}}''.''Webcomic/NoFuture''. Andrew has visions of a future that already happened, but hopefully won't.

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