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The Sticky Fingers of Time (1997)
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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, sexy, mind bending, serious, experimental, contemplative, non-linear, art house, colourful, visually appealing ...
Plot: time travel, writer's life, journalism, haunted by the past, imaginary, gays and lesbians, bisexuality, female director, radiation, changing the past or future, writers, past, bisexual, jealousy, murder, soul music, flashback, lesbian interest, bdsm, lesbian, post apocalypse, post apocalyptic, storytelling, women, moral ambiguity ...
Time: future, 90s, 50s
Place: usa, nevada, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, futuristic and stylized films with plots about time travel, imaginary, changing the past or future, danger, catastrophe, destiny and alternate reality mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Sticky Fingers of Time: The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006), Time Chasers (1994), The Time Machine (2002), Twelve Monkeys (1995), Primer (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his girlfriend, Julie and two best friends are killed in a tragic auto accident, Nick struggles to cope with his loss and grief. Suffering from migraine-like seizures, Nick soon discovers that he has the power to change the past via his ...
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, destiny, changing the past or future, sent to the past, supernatural ability, suicide, supernatural, haunted by the past, profanity, hopes, childhood, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
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100%
 2.4
 3K
Time Chasers (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An inventor comes up with a time machine, but must prevent its abuse at the hands of an evil C.E.O.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, sent to the past, chases and races, chase, escapades, save the day, danger, master criminal, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 2040s, 50s ...
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
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: stylized, exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, utopia, changing the past or future, obsessive quest, adventure, dystopic future, steampunk, imaginary, haunted by the past, loneliness, survival ...
Time: future, near future, distant future, 19th century, 2030s ...
Place: new york, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 594K
Twelve Monkeys (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when ...
Style: psychological, surreal, non-linear, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, alternate reality, paranoia, post apocalypse, insanity, post apocalyptic, time loop, save the world, plague, apocalypse, social misfits, changing the past or future ...
Time: future, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: philadelphia, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 102K
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: complex, confusing, surreal, intellectual, thought provoking ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, inventor, time machine, parallel universe, time loop, experiment gone awry, time traveler, identity crisis, paradox, mistrust, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: serious, mind bending, stylized, futuristic, offbeat
Plot: time travel, world war two, ak 47, experiment, adventure, supernatural, hopes, save the world, danger, escapades, disorder, space travel ...
Time: 1940s, future, 80s, year 1993, year 1984 ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Assassin 33 A.D. (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a billionaire gives a group of young scientists unlimited resources to study the science of matter transfer, the scientists unlock the secrets of time travel. But they soon find out that the project is backed by a militant extremist group, and ...
Style: mystical, intellectual, experimental, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: time, time travel, science and technology, christianity, science, sent to the past, tomb, jesus christ, danger, changing the past or future, save the day, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, psychotronic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, virtual reality, sent to the future, drugs/alcohol, friends, disorder, silly humor, friendship, buddies, hallucinogenic drug ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Butterfly Effect (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, philosophical, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, twists & turns, time loop, psychology, life philosophy, supernatural ability, child abuse, memory, haunted by the past, hypnosis, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Final Countdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, world war two, adventure, military, heroic mission, airplane, race against time, war, battles, military life, seaport ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: pearl harbor, pacific ocean, hawaii, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 887
Idaho Transfer (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A crew of young researchers escape into the future to avoid the shutdown of their project. They find that some type of 'eco-crisis' disaster has de-populated the area around their lab (in rural Idaho) and, by implication, the nation or ...
Style: offbeat, stylized, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, save the world, mentally unstable, danger, imaginary, chases and races, space and aliens, heroes, escapades, chaos, time machine, teleportation ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Running Against Time (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hoping to prevent his brother's Vietnam death and to prevent the JFK assassination, a time-traveling college professor goes back to the '60s but can't find his way out. Trapped in a time warp, he can't effect a change because he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, older brother, college, heroes, race against time, state affairs, chases and races, assassination, imaginary, vietnam war ...
Place: vietnam, asia, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Time Travelers (1964)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A time travel experiment that was supposed to produce a window into time turns out to be a portal instead. One of the experimenters steps through into a not-too-distant-future world that has been destroyed by nuclear war. Some of the others follow, ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, portal, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, parallel world, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, future, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (2009)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around a man trying to uncover the mysterious death of his girlfriend and save an innocent man from the death chamber in the process, by using his unique power to time travel. However in attempting to do this, he also frees a ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, investigation, murder, supernatural, sent to the past, bear trap, recession, serial killer, profanity, uncover truth, diary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Time Lapse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, enigmatic, cerebral, twists and turns ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, time paradox, plot twist, parallel universe, paranoia, gambling, death threat, twists & turns, photograph, greed, blackmail ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 662
Timequest (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story about a man who travels back in time to Fort Worth, Texas on Novemeber 22, 1963 and prevents the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, heroic mission, political conspiracy, head of state, destiny, political corruption, government agency, state affairs, deadly, on the run, politics ...
Time: 20th century, future, 60s
Place: texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 15K
Freejack (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Time-traveling bounty hunters find a doomed race-car driver in the past and bring him to 2009 New York, where his mind will be replaced with that of a terminally ill billionaire.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chase, fish out of water, murder, lovers reunited, investigation, bounty hunter, on the run, post apocalypse, immortality, cyberpunk, distopia ...
Time: future, 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.6
 14K
S. Darko (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: S. Darko follows Samantha Darko, the younger sister of Donnie, the protagonist of Donnie Darko, and her friend Corey. On their way to California, their car breaks down, forcing them to wait in a small town until it is fixed. While there, Samantha ...
Style: surreal, gothic, serious, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, small town, stranded, imaginary, best friends, supernatural, end of the world, surrealism, adaptation, life philosophy, storytelling, creativity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.2
 457
Lolita 2000 (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Sex is banned but lolita becomes a sexual rebel and broadcasts erotic adventures throughout the universe while satisfying her own forbidden fantasies.
Style: sexy, serious, erotic, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: lolita, surrender, danger, life is a bitch, society, couples, future dystopia, rebelliousness, sexual relations, caveman, cavemen, imprisonment ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
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Planet Earth (1974)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Planet Earth is a sequel to Gene Roddenberry's Genesis II (1973) made-for-TV movie, in which a NASA scientist, Dylan Hunt, is revived from suspended animation in the post-nuclear war United States. In Planet Earth, Dylan is now a sworn member ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: suspended animation, post apocalypse, matriarchy, society, imaginary, danger, rivalry, chaos, mutant, escapades, rescue, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 58K
Timecop (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An officer for a security agency that regulates time travel, must fend for his life against a shady politician who has a tie to his past.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, martial arts, heroic mission, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crimes, politics, imaginary, violence ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 1860s, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.3
 1K
Time Runners (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Time is unraveling, paradoxes are everywhere, and strangers with terrifying technologies are on the hunt. A thrilling, original, ultra indie full-length sci-fi movie that is the story of Sally Biggs, an FBI agent who has the power to rewind time. ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: precognition, time travel, changing the past or future, mystery, good versus evil, race against time, law enforcement, superhuman powers, danger, rivalry, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Journey to the Center of Time (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientists must prove their time travel experiments can produce results, so their funding won't be cut off. They push their equipment, and travel 5000 years into the future, where they encounter aliens who are looking for a planet to colonize.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time machine, time travel, danger, space and aliens, heroes, imaginary, escapades, chases and races, adventure, evil alien, rescue, save the world ...
Time: future, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Last Battle (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The plot explores the devastation of civilization and issues of brutality, hostility and isolation. Pierre Jolivet stars as the main character (identified only as "The Man" in the end credits) who is menaced by "The Brute" ...
Style: bleak, stylized, atmospheric, serious, experimental ...
Plot: survival, battles, isolation, distopia, graphic violence, society, life is a bitch, confined, danger, future dystopia, chaos, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Actual Reality (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hacker guy meets girl online in virtual reality. Guy realizes girl is a cop. Girl realizes guy is a girl. All hell breaks loose.
Style: thought provoking, sexy, captivating, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: lesbian, love and romance, youth, romance, virtual reality, love, society, future dystopia, danger, lgbt, fictional reality, couples ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 10K
Synchronicity (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In this mind-bending 'Sci-Fi Noir' a daring physicist folds time to travel into the past, trying to stop a mysterious woman from stealing his invention. But once there, he uncovers a surprising truth about the machine, the woman, and his ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, surprise ending, tricky, twist ending ...
Plot: time travel, parallel universe, time loop, time machine, scientist, alternate reality, repeated scene, science, travel, twists & turns, life & death, romance ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 321
Johnny 2.0 (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Dr. Johnny Dalton awakens, after being beaten by a group of eco-terrorists who were vandalizing his lab at biotech firm Azina, his business partner Frank Donahue tells him him that 15 years have passed and Johnny is merely a clone of himself. ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, coma, cyberpunk, clones, chases and races, rivalry, save the world, imaginary, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Wild Blue Yonder (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Austria, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien narrates the story of his dying planet, his and his people's visitations to Earth and Earth's self-made demise, while human astronauts in space are attempting to find an alternate planet for surviving humans to live on.
Style: bleak, stylized, serious, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, spacecraft, alien, save the planet, save the world, adventure, space and aliens, prodigy, space travel, apocalypse, chaos, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.4
 1K
A.P.E.X. (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A time-travel experiment in which a robot probe is sent from the year 2073 to the year 1973 goes terribly wrong thrusting one of the project scientists,into a plague ravaged alternate time-line whose war weary inhabitants are locked in a constant ...
Style: serious, futuristic
Plot: time travel, terminator, androids and robots, space and aliens, imaginary, soldier, chaos, heroes, danger, changing the past or future, chases and races, scientist ...
Time: future, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Nemesis 2: Nebula (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It has been 73 years since Alex failed and the Humans lost the Cyborg Wars. Since then, the Humans have been enslaved. Scientists have developed a new DNA strain, which could signal the end of the Cyborgs, and they inject it into a volunteer. When ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyborgs, space and aliens, time travel, bounty hunter, androids and robots, adventure, rivalry, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, danger, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%