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Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three men walk into a bar; two geeks and a cynic. They are three ordinary blokes who all have dreams and hopes for an exciting and better future
Style: futuristic, humorous, talky, not serious, offbeat, exciting, clever, surreal, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the future, pub, farce, social misfits, friendship, bar, imaginary, friends, buddies, escapades, misfit, disorder, disgruntled, existence paradox, petty job, layoff, loser, female partner, question, surprising revelation, geek, frustration, boyfriend, dreams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, not serious and offbeat films with plots about time travel, imaginary, disorder, misfit, dialogue, storytelling and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel: The World's End (2013), Just Visiting (2001), Norman's Awesome Experience (1988), Back to the Future Part II (1989), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The World's End (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, reunion, obsessive quest, anti heroes, bar, apocalypse, adolescence vs adulthood, alien invasion, british, violence, end of the world, beer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england
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Just Visiting (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A knight and his valet are plagued by a witch, and to repair the damage they make use of the services of a wizard. However, something goes wrong and they are transported from the 12th century to the year 2000. There the knight meets some of his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time travel, alternate timeline, adventure, goofy hero, master and servant, fish out of water, disorder, life turned upside down, altering history, culture clash, wizards, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: france, usa, europe
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71%
Norman's Awesome Experience (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Through the experiment of a crazy scientist, his colleague Norman, model Erica and her photographer are sent back in time to the Romans. They arrive in a small village, controlled by the Roman Septimus Fabius and a fat village mayor. They teach the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Plot: time travel, village, village life, revolution, imaginary, adventure, state affairs, disorder, arrow, siege, sheep, roman ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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70%
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, clever, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, misfit partners, inventions and discoveries, time machine, teenage life, teenager, lightning, electric guitar, flying car, high school dance ...
Time: future, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 2010s ...
Place: california
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67%
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Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, friendship, time machine, party, drugs/alcohol, reunion, friends, sarcasm, drinking, stupidity, foul language ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, year 1986 ...
Place: usa, california
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32%
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Lou, who has become the "father of the Internet," is shot by an unknown assailant, Jacob and Nick fire up the time machine again to save their friend.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, buddies, drugs/alcohol, imaginary, disorder, friends, friendship, sent to the future, sent to the past, male nudity, dance club ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
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31%
 6.9
 86K
Primer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Friends and fledgling entrepreneurs invent a device in their garage which reduces the apparent mass of any object placed inside it, but they discover that it has some highly unexpected capabilities - ones that could enable them to do and to have ...
Style: clever, surreal, talky, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, inventions and discoveries, time machine, identity crisis, paradox, garage, mathematics, guilt, party, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Thermae Romae (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story follows a Roman architect named Lucius, who is having trouble coming up with ideas. One day, he discovers a hidden tunnel underneath a spa that leads him to a modern Japanese bath house. Inspired by the innovations found there, he creates ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: fish out of water, roman empire, time travel, imaginary, misfit, disorder, escapades, overnight success, rejection
Time: contemporary, 21st century, ancient history
Place: japan
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61%
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Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, knight, fish out of water, castle, king, adventure, impostor, black people, imaginary, misfit, palaces castles and temples, disorder ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 21st century, 14th century, 2000s
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa, dungeon
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59%
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The Visitors (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This outrageous time-travel comedy follows the misadventures of a wacky medieval knight (Jean Reno) and his faithful servant when they are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer. Mayhem rules as these 12th-century ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, funny, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, knight, curses spells and rituals, farce, servant, palaces castles and temples, master and servant, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, hotel, fish out of water, getting home ...
Time: middle ages, 90s, 20th century, future, 1990s ...
Place: france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, heavy metal, time machine, high school, hopes, youth, disorder, sent to the past, best friend, misfit partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1810s, 1900s ...
Place: california, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Spirit of '76 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Future Americans decide to time travel to 1776 to ask the founding fathers for the solutions to their problems. A glitch in the time machine changes their destination to 1976. Still believing themselves to be in 1776, the time travellers attempt to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, time travel, fish out of water, time machine, drugs/alcohol, on the run, imaginary, misfit, adventure, disorder, misfit partners, changing the past or future ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, 22nd century, year 1976
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 29K
A.R.O.G (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, stylized, exciting
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, football, anti heroes, parody, master villain, save the day, vengeance, heroic mission, fish out of water, danger, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time travel.
Style: talky, touching, humorous, semi serious, mumblecore ...
Plot: time travel, social misfits, loneliness, time machine, intern, obsessive quest, misfit, journalism, fall in love, escapades, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, washington state, seattle washington
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55%
Dreamship Surprise: Period 1 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hundreds of years after humans have settled on Mars, Regulator Rogul and Lord Jens Maul, lead a force of Martians to Earth in order to conquer the planet. Queen Metaphor looks to the gay heroes aboard the spaceship Surprise -- Captain Kork, Mr. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, mars, save the world, spacecraft, alien encounter, taxi driver, space marine, heroic mission, old west, space travel, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, future, year 2004, 14th century, 21st century ...
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12:01 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Office employee Barry Thomas is caught in a "time bounce" caused by a glitch in the company's secret project. Now the same day occurs again and again - and Barry's the only one who can do anything about it, including saving the ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, futuristic
Plot: time travel, time loop, prank, murder, race against time, experiment gone awry, danger, imaginary, disorder, rescue, chases and races, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Happy Accidents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A comedy that pays tribute to the science fiction genre -- specifically, the sub-genre of time travel. But here the alternate reality is contemporary New York City where past and future experiences of trust, commitment and denial are cleverly put to ...
Style: talky, clever, offbeat, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fall in love, destiny, changing the past or future, romance, therapist, hopes, love and romance, misfit, couples, disorder, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, sentimental, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, mad scientist, old west, sent to the past, gunfight, fish out of water, time machine, small town, cavalry, outlaw, inventor ...
Time: 19th century, 1950s, 20th century, 1880s, year 1985 ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Maybe (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Arthur is invited to a New Year's Eve party to celebrate the year 2000. His girlfriend Lucie would like a baby from him but he refuses. Through the ceiling of the toilets, he discovers a passage leading to this futurist Paris. There, he meets ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: time travel, new year, twentysomething life, parent child relationship, wilderness, couples, romance, new year's eve, new year's eve party, eiffel tower paris, party, surrealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Men in Black 3 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, stylized, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, secret agents, time machine, sent to the past, alien, benign alien, ufo, seeing the future, fictional government agency, race against time, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, florida, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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50%
Casilla de partida (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two contempo Frenchmen of Antillean descent visit their ancestor's time as well as their land in the slavery-themed French era.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, racism, farce, buddies, island, nothing goes right, fish out of water, imaginary, disorder, friends, goofy hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
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50%
The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A 1950s author (Terumi Matthews) is transported to 1990s Brooklyn, where she meets a woman (Nicole Zaray) who reads about her life.
Style: stylized, serious, sexy, mind bending, art house ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, bisexuality, gays and lesbians, writer's life, journalism, haunted by the past, imaginary, radiation, bisexual, past, murder ...
Time: future, 50s, 90s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, mad scientist, small town, chases and races, teenage life, time machine, misfit partners, sent to the past, disorder, race against time ...
Time: 80s, future, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: california, usa
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Fugitives of the Federation for their daring rescue of Spock from the doomed Genesis Planet, Admiral Kirk (William Shatner) and his crew begin their journey home to face justice for their actions. But as they near Earth, they find it at the mercy of ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, space travel, spacecraft, space opera, punk, marine biologist, whale, adventure, teleportation, invisibility, fish out of water, culture clash ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Sleeper (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Miles Monroe, a clarinet-playing health food store proprietor, is revived out of cryostasis 200 years into a future world in order to help rebels fight an oppressive government regime.
Style: futuristic, surreal, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: farce, robot, fish out of water, sex, cloning, political unrest, poet, jazz, fighting the system, government, control, tyranny ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager, and George Miloslavsky, a petty burglar, are transferred to 16th century Moscow, while Tsar Ivan the Terrible goes into the year 1973.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, changing the past or future, fish out of water, race against time, comedy of errors, goofy hero, mad scientist, disorder, misfit partners, escapades ...
Time: year 1973, 16th century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a horse accident, Karen wakes up to find herself in past Britain, close to Camelot, the famous castle of King Arthur.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, solar eclipse, fish out of water, royal court, escapades, adventure, imaginary, disorder, family, intrigue, wooing, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Land of the Lost (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, toilet humor ...
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, paleontologist, chase, survival, escapades, danger, time travel, partners, misfit, portal, parody ...
Time: prehistory, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Phil of the Future is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from June 18, 2004 to August 19, 2006 for a total of two seasons. The series was created by Tim Maile and Douglas Tuber and produced by 2121 Productions, a part of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: time travel, sitcom, fish out of water, teenager, high school, eccentric family, high school life, small town, family, time traveler, teenage life, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, afterlife, heavy metal, robot, heaven, devil, adventure, seance, misfit partners, farce, high school, verbal byplay ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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