20 Movies Like Time Machine

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Back to the Future

Back to the Future
Back to the Future
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 25 wins & 25 nominations total
Writer: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Actors: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Back to the Future” is a science fiction film about a young man named Marty McFly who accidentally travels back in time to the 1950s using a time machine invented by his eccentric scientist friend, Dr. Emmett Brown. Marty must find a way to ensure his parents meet and fall in love, while also trying to get back to his own time.

Interstellar

Interstellar
Interstellar
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 169 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 44 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan
Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Canada
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Interstellar is a science fiction film set in a future where Earth is becoming uninhabitable, following a group of astronauts who travel through a wormhole in search of a new habitable planet for humanity’s survival.

Looper

Looper
Looper
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 18 wins & 47 nominations
Writer: Rian Johnson
Actors: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt
Language: English, French
Country: United States, China
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“Looper” is a science fiction film set in a future where time travel exists. It follows a hitman called a looper who is tasked with killing targets sent back in time, but his world is turned upside down when his future self becomes the target he must eliminate.”

Predestination

Predestination
Predestination
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 12 wins & 20 nominations
Writer: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig, Robert A. Heinlein
Actors: Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Noah Taylor
Language: English
Country: Australia, United States
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The Predestination movie is a sci-fi thriller about a time-traveling agent who embarks on a dangerous mission to prevent a devastating crime, only to discover a mind-bending twist involving his own identity.

Source Code

Source Code
Source Code
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Ben Ripley
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, France, Germany
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“Source Code” is a sci-fi thriller where a soldier is repeatedly sent back in time to relive the last eight minutes of a train bombing in order to identify the perpetrator and prevent a future attack. As he uncovers the truth, he begins to question the nature of his reality and his own existence.

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow
Edge of Tomorrow
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 11 wins & 38 nominations
Writer: Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth
Actors: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Edge of Tomorrow” is a science fiction film set in a future where Earth is invaded by aliens. A military officer, stuck in a time loop, relives the same battle repeatedly and gains new skills to become humanity’s last hope in defeating the enemy.

Inception

Inception
Inception
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 148 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 159 wins & 220 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Nolan
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elliot Page
Language: English, Japanese, French
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Inception is a science fiction thriller about a skilled thief who enters people’s dreams to steal valuable information. He is given the opportunity to redeem himself by attempting to plant an idea in someone’s mind, a process known as inception.”

Arrival

Arrival
Arrival
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 69 wins & 268 nominations total
Writer: Eric Heisserer, Ted Chiang
Actors: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
Language: English, Mandarin, Russian
Country: United States, Canada
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The Arrival movie is about a linguistics professor who is recruited to help communicate with extraterrestrial beings that have landed on Earth. As she delves deeper into their language and intentions, she discovers a profound connection that transcends time.

12 Monkeys

12 Monkeys
12 Monkeys
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 11 wins & 25 nominations total
Writer: Chris Marker, David Webb Peoples, Janet Peoples
Actors: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt
Language: English, French, Latin, Spanish, German
Country: United States
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“12 Monkeys” is a science fiction film about a convict sent back in time to gather information about a deadly virus that has wiped out most of humanity. As he navigates a post-apocalyptic world, he becomes entangled in a complex web of time travel and conspiracy that challenges his perception of reality.

The Terminator

The Terminator
The Terminator
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 8 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd, William Wisher
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The Terminator is a science fiction film about a cyborg assassin from the future sent back in time to kill the mother of the future resistance leader, while a soldier from the same future is also sent back to protect her and ensure the survival of humanity.

The Matrix

The Matrix
The Matrix
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 42 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Matrix” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where humanity is unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality created by intelligent machines. The story follows a group of rebels as they fight to free humanity from the virtual world and awaken them to the truth.

Minority Report

Minority Report
Minority Report
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 145 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 20 wins & 91 nominations total
Writer: Scott Frank, Jon Cohen, Philip K. Dick
Actors: Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United States
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The Minority Report movie is a futuristic thriller where a specialized police department uses precrime technology to arrest individuals before they commit crimes. When the system predicts that the chief himself will commit a murder, he becomes a fugitive and must prove his innocence while unraveling a conspiracy.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 89/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 73 wins & 111 nominations total
Writer: Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, Pierre Bismuth
Actors: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” is a sci-fi romance film about a couple who undergo a procedure to erase their memories of each other after a painful breakup, but eventually rediscover their love for one another. The movie explores the complexities of love, memory, and the consequences of trying to erase painful experiences.

The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 30/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Actors: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Butterfly Effect” is a psychological thriller film that follows a man who discovers he can travel back in time and change events from his past, but each alteration has unforeseen consequences on his present and future. As he delves deeper into his past, he realizes the magnitude of the butterfly effect and the devastating impact his actions have on those around him.

District 9

District 9
District 9
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 31 wins & 117 nominations total
Writer: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell
Actors: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope
Language: English, Nyanja, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Sotho
Country: South Africa, United States, New Zealand, Canada
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District 9 is a science fiction film set in Johannesburg, South Africa, where extraterrestrial refugees are confined to a slum-like camp. When a government agent becomes infected with an alien substance, he must navigate a dangerous world of corruption and discrimination to find a way to reverse the effects and help the aliens escape.

Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 12 wins & 16 nominations
Writer: Richard Kelly
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell
Language: English
Country: United States
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Donnie Darko is a mind-bending psychological thriller about a troubled teenager who is plagued by visions of a giant, demonic rabbit, and becomes entangled in a complex web of time travel, fate, and existentialism. As he navigates through a series of mysterious events, Donnie questions the nature of reality and the concept of free will.

The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau
The Adjustment Bureau
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: George Nolfi, Philip K. Dick
Actors: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Lisa Thoreson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Adjustment Bureau” is a science fiction romantic thriller that follows the story of a politician who discovers the existence of a secret organization that controls and manipulates human lives to ensure a predetermined fate. As he falls in love with a woman, he must defy their plans and fight for their right to be together.

Primer

Primer
Primer
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 77 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 4 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Shane Carruth
Actors: Shane Carruth, David Sullivan, Casey Gooden
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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The Primer movie is about two engineers who accidentally create a time machine and use it to manipulate their own lives, resulting in complex and mind-bending consequences.

Timecrimes

Timecrimes
Timecrimes
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 10 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Nacho Vigalondo
Actors: Karra Elejalde, Candela Fernández, Bárbara Goenaga
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain
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“Timecrimes” is a Spanish sci-fi thriller about a man who accidentally travels back in time and becomes entangled in a series of events involving a mysterious girl, a masked assailant, and a time-traveling machine. As he tries to fix the mistakes of his past, he finds himself caught in a loop of paradoxes and unexpected consequences.

Timecop

Timecop
Timecop
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Mark Verheiden, Mike Richardson
Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver
Language: English
Country: United States, Japan
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“Timecop” is a science fiction action film about a time-traveling police officer who must prevent a corrupt senator from altering history for personal gain. The movie explores the consequences of time travel and the protagonist’s relentless pursuit of justice across different eras.

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