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Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
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Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Original name: Иван Васильевич меняет профессию
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, offbeat, witty
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, misfit, mistaken identity, burglar, inventor, husband wife relationship, impostor, master of disguise, imaginary, good versus evil, twins, chases and races, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 16th century, year 1973
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, exciting and clever films with plots about time travel, adventure, disorder, imaginary, chase, mentor and dialogue mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future: Quantum Leap (1989), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), Just Visiting (2001), Land of the Lost (2009), Men in Black 3 (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 8.1
 23K
Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, stylized, witty, touching, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, fish out of water, adventure, experiment gone awry, hologram, sent to the past, partners, impersonating, hidden identity, odd couple, righting the wronged ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 17K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
34%
 6.8
 296K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 34K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, king arthur, camelot, astronaut, nasa, androids and robots, adventure, benign alien, robot, young heroes, family, changing the past or future ...
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Science Project (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Michael and Ellie break into a military junkyard to find a science project for Michael's class, and discover a strange glowing orb which absorbs electricity. When the orb begins to blend past, present, and future, its up to Michael and Ellie to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, light, idiotic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, science, dinosaur, school, adventure, high school, college, androids and robots, mad scientist, rescue, save the world ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Time Machine (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A scientist builds a machine that will enable him to travel back and forth in time, but when he puts it in motion, he gets more than he bargained for.
Style: suspenseful, serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, cannibalism, time machine, adventure, changing the past or future, save the world, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, escapades, hopes, imaginary, chaos ...
Time: future, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
16%
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The joke's on absent-minded scientist Wayne Szalinski when his troublesome invention shrinks him, his brother and their wives so effectively that their children think they've completely disappeared. Of course, this gives the kids free rein ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: shrinking, inventor, adventure, family, mischievous children, experiment gone awry, fish out of water, odd couple, rescue, parents and children, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 8K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, apocalypse, space and aliens, master villain, heroic mission, androids and robots, race against time, rescue, clock, alien encounter ...
Time: 1990s, contemporary, future, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientist Doctor Who accidentally activates his new invention, the Tardis, a time machine disguised as a police telephone box. Doctor Who, his two grand-daughters, and Barbara's boyfriend Ian are transported through time and space to the planet ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Plot: time travel, evil alien, good versus evil, time machine, spacecraft, adventure, imaginary, space and aliens, androids and robots, benign alien, changing the past or future, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 56K
Timeline (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A group of archaeological students become trapped in the past when they go there to retrieve their professor. The group must survive in 14th century France long enough to be rescued.
Style: serious, suspenseful, entertaining, awful, exciting
Plot: time travel, knight, changing the past or future, fish out of water, professor, adventure, excavation, race against time, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, technology gone awry, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 21st century, future
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film consists of three independent parts: "Workmate", "Déjà vu" and "Operation Y". The plot follows the adventures of Shurik (alternative spelling — Shourick), the naive and nerdy Soviet student who often gets ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: student, exam, goofy hero, misfit partners, nothing goes right, burglary, construction site, construction worker, warehouse, workplace, petty criminal, night watchman ...
Time: 60s, 1950s
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: changing the past or future, time machine, time travel, adventure, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, escapades, hopes, imaginary, society, demolished city, chase ...
Time: future, 19th century, near future, 1890s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 15K
Help! (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This Beatles film has an obscure Asian cult, that believes in human sacrifice, chasing Ringo after he accidentally put on the their victim's ceremonial ring. He is pursued by the cult, a pair of mad scientists, a member of a side cult that no ...
Style: humorous, surreal, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, the beatles, music, cult, chase, adventure, good versus evil, fish out of water, adventurer, goofy hero, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 1960s
Place: bahamas, england, europe, scotland yard, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Time After Time (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The Wildest Chase Of The Century! London 1893 is home to a killer with a macabre nickname... and also to a visionary genius who would write The Time Machine. But what if H.G. Wells' invention wasn't fiction? And what if Jack the Ripper ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, fish out of water, serial killer, jack the ripper, adventure, culture clash, romance, museum, changing the past or future, chases and races, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, victorian, 1890s ...
Place: california, san francisco, london, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
50%
Mom and Dad Save the World (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emperor Spengo sees Marge Nelson and using a giant magnet, kidnaps her and her husband Dick, hoping to make Marge his before blowing up the Earth. The Emperor and other inhabitants of his planet are somewhat less than bright, and Dick begins ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, idiotic, absurd, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, laser, good versus evil, fish out of water, suburbs, anti heroes, evil alien, family, race against time, save the world, alien encounter, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Spaced Invaders (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surprise ending, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, misunderstanding, martian, adventure, androids and robots, anti heroes, benign alien, goofy hero, save the world, friendship, alien encounter, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: humorous, sexy, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, spy, undercover, secret agents, time travel, james bond spoof, good versus evil, goofy hero, master villain, heroic mission, spy spoof, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s, year 1967, 1990s
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
29%
A Sound of Thunder (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a hunter sent back to the prehistoric era runs off the path he must not leave, he causes a chain reaction that alters history in disastrous ways.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, apocalyptic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, experiment gone awry, danger, future dystopia, survival, heroic mission, dinosaur, escapades, disorder, romance ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, farce, goofy hero, disorder, hidden identity, chases and races, undercover agent, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the future, pub, farce, social misfits, friendship, bar, imaginary, friends, buddies, escapades, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The High Crusade (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Medieval crusaders from the 13th century are captured by aliens. However, this can not stop them to conquer the Holy Land.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: evil alien, alien, knight, space travel, adventure, distant planet, changing the past or future, spacecraft, alien encounter, crusade, space marine, space wars ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: jerusalem, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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