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Summer Time Machine Blues (2005)
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 1K
Summer Time Machine Blues (2005)
Original name: サマータイムマシン・ブルース
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A light hearted comedy following a group of friends in a science-fiction club, who spend their summer holidays fooling around at their club house, have a mission to go back into time, using a time machine that appeared out of nowhere, in order to save their summer days from unbearable heat by retrieving the remote control for their air conditioner. But wouldn’t changing the past have an effect on the future? Be prepared for a wild ride regarding time travel with a bunch of whacky characters and theories thrown into the mix.
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: time travel, friendship between men, friendship, time traveler, friend, remote control, time machine, scientist, pet dog, altering history, summer, bathhouse, time paradox, camera, college friend, male friendship, air conditioner
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, feel good and captivating films with plots about time travel, time machine, imaginary, disorder, changing the past or future, adventure and escapades mostly in Sci-Fi, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Summer Time Machine Blues: Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015), Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020), Back to the Future Part II (1989), Time Traveller (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, futuristic, exciting, not serious, tricky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, alternate reality, time machine, sent to the future, friendship, disorder, existence paradox, parallel universe, loser, time loop, underdog, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, not serious, funny, psychotronic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, party, changing the past or future, friendship, drugs/alcohol, changing the future, friends, destiny, midlife crisis, profanity, ski resort ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: usa, chernobyl, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, 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, light, feel good, funny, mad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, fish out of water, comedy of errors, inventor, changing the past or future, escapades, race against time, impostor, goofy hero, misfit partners ...
Time: year 1973, 16th century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 ⇓
84%
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Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: Bahamas, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Yet to fulfill their rock and roll destiny, the now middle-aged best friends Bill and Ted set out on a new adventure when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it. Along the way, they are helped by their ...
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, father daughter relationship, time machine, nostalgia, time traveler, friendship, sent to the past, predicting the future, teenager, schoolboy, humour, music ...
Time: year 1967, 2020s
Place: sahara desert, london, new orleans, vienna, sahara ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, sent to the past, inventor, alternate reality, scientist, mad scientist, adventure, inventions and discoveries, disorder, chases and races ...
Time: future, 50s, 20th century, 2010s, 1950s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Time Traveller (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Akari Yoshiyama is graduating high school soon and is expected to lead new life after she passes the university entrance exam, while her mother is working as a pharmacologist. However, her mother has a car accident and the situation is totally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, youth, fall in love, erased memory, teen romance, changing the past or future, friendship, supernatural ability, teenage girl, supernatural, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
I Wake Up Yesterday (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Czech teacher Peter experiences journey into the past to late 80´s to recover his true love Eliška. At present he´s nothing but relationship´s loser so he tries to find his true love at least at the past. During his journey he passes not just ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: time travel, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, experiment, school, teenage boy, male objectification, classmate classmate relationship, scientist, love and romance, teacher, blood on face, cactus ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Horror in the Wind (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two biogeneticists invent an airborne formula that changes the sexual orientation of anyone it reaches.
Style: humorous, captivating, parody, entertaining, light ...
Plot: gender bending, gender, transvestism, laboratory, scientist, invention, sexual orientation, society, friendship, coming out, gays and lesbians, u.s. president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, offbeat, exciting, semi serious
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Thermae Romae (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, rejection, disorder, creative block, misfit, overnight success, roman empire
Time: ancient history, contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Man from the Future (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zero (Wagner Moura) is a brilliant scientist, but unfortunate because 20 years ago was publicly humiliated and lost in college Helena (Alinne Moraes) the love of his life. One day, an accidental experience with one of his inventions makes him travel ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, existence paradox, destiny, love and romance, hopes, inventions and discoveries, disorder, changing the past or future, true love, scientist, sent to the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Tomorrow Ever After (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaina lives 600 years in the future. War, greed, prejudice, poverty, pollution, violence, loneliness, depression – these are things that she’s read about in history books. When an accident in a physics experiment sends her on a time-travel ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.9
 4K
Cyborg She (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Cyborg She follows the burgeoning romance between an ordinary college student and his sassy love interest - who happens to be a time-traveling cyborg with superhuman powers. One day, a beautiful cyborg girl appears in front of a dull university ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, offbeat
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Spirit of '76 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: not serious, witty, humorous, parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 5K
Hibernatus (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The frozen body of Paul Fournier is discovered in Greenland where he had disappeared during a scientific expedition in 1905. Perfectly conserved he is brought back to life in the 1960s. His descendants take care of him: to spare him the cultural ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, ironic, light ...
Plot: time travel, hibernation, fish out of water, disorder, family life, misfit, family relations, culture clash, society, make believe, pretense, grandfather granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1900s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: france, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 2K
Ripped (2017)
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two free-spirited stoners find themselves catapulted into 2016 after smoking some top secret pot created by the CIA in 1986. With 30 years of their lives lost, these now balding and overweight friends use their uncomplicated enthusiasm to get their ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 8K
Time Freak (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stillman, a heartbroken physics student builds a time machine when his girlfriend Debbie breaks up with him. Going back in time, Stillman attempts to fix every mistake he made to save their relationship, while dragging his best friend, Evan, along ...
Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, break-up, love, teenage girl, teenage boy, coming of age, youth, hopes, friendship, best friends, breakup, young love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, light, humorous, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, mad scientist, adventure, time machine, scientist, destiny, time paradox, chases and races, inventor, sent to the past, fish out of water ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Emmanuelle Through Time: Emmanuelle's Skin City (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: erotic, parody
Plot: emmanuelle, erotica, scientist, sexuality, lust, time travel, sex scene, sexual desire, parallel universe, sexual fantasy, soap, female full frontal nudity ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Time Traveling Bong (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jeff and Sharee were caught in a rut – until they happened upon a bong capable of transporting them to any time or place. Now, they're on a kush-fueled adventure through some of the biggest events in history.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 493
Psychic Kusuo (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To the average person, psychic abilities might seem a blessing; for Kusuo Saiki, however, this couldn't be further from the truth. Gifted with a wide assortment of supernatural abilities ranging from telepathy to x-ray vision, he finds this ...
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good, parody ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 469
Dr. Plonk (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: silent film, humorous, feel good, absurd, captivating ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, mad scientist, save the world, politics, danger, changing the past or future, apocalypse, laboratory, farce, chases and races, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1910s, 21st century, year 2007 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 2.4
 3K
Time Chasers (1994)
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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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 ⇓
48%
Time Adventure: 5 Seconds Til Climax (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young woman who is prone to romantic dreams involving her supervisor time-travels from 1986 to 2001 and becomes involved with a private investigator who is working on a divorce case and is having his own marital difficulties.
Plot: cat, tattoo on back, groceries, volkswagen, volkswagen beetle, private investigator, naked in public, female masturbation, time travel, scientist
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.9
 7K
2067 (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A lowly utility worker is called to the future by a mysterious radio signal, he must leave his dying wife to embark on a journey that will force him to face his deepest fears in an attempt to change the fabric of reality and save humankind from its ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: time travel, climate change, deforestation, parallel world, research, time machine, changing the past or future, imaginary, flash forward, discovery, destiny, time
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: parody, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, time travel, evil alien, heroic mission, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry, save the world, danger, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 19th century, 24th century, year 2004, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Nobunaga Concerto (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Saburo is a high school student good in sports, but not very good with his studies. One day, Saburo travels back in time and arrives in the Sengoku period of 1549. There, Saburo meets Nobunaga Oda who looks and sounds just like Saburo. Nobunaga Oda ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: exciting, humorous, not serious, sentimental, interesting ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids
Plot: time travel, mad scientist, changing the past or future, time machine, adventure, old west, sent to the past, time loop, alternate reality, inventor, small town, fish out of water ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 19th century, 1880s, 80s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Ministry of Time (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A soldier from the 15th century, a university student from the 19th century and a nurse from the present join the secret 'Department of Time', a secret department within the Spanish government with the ability to travel through time. Their ...
Style: suspense, light, intense, feel good
Plot: time travel, altering history, soldier, adventure, chase, time loop, disorder, destiny, escapades, partners, inventor, lesbian ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%