Sent to the future movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sent to the future movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, exciting, not serious, light, clever and funny films and TV shows about / with sent to the future, time travel, imaginary, adventure, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, chase, heroes and culture clash plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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sent to the future movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sent to the future: Doctor Who (2005), Idiocracy (2006), Slaughterhouse-Five (1972), Arthur's Quest (1999), Forever Young (1992), New Amsterdam (2008), Excursion (2019), Just in Time for Christmas (2015), The 25th Reich (2012), Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015).

List of sent to the future movies

 8.6
 195K
Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, alien, adventure, good versus evil, save the day, space and aliens, heroes, adventurer, escapades, journey, space travel ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, 2020s
Place: london
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 6.6
 141K
Idiocracy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: To test its top-secret Human Hibernation Project, the Pentagon picks the most average Americans it can find - an Army private and a prostitute - and sends them to the year 2505 after a series of freak events. But when they arrive, they find a ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, not serious, futuristic, absurd ...
Plot: stupidity, future dystopia, evolution, satire, society, social decay, intelligence, sent to the future, army, life turned upside down, brainwashing, capitalism ...
Time: future, year 2005
Place: washington d.c., usa
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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: humorous, futuristic, exciting, not serious, tricky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, alternate reality, sent to the future, friendship, disorder, parallel universe, loser, time loop, pub, underdog, adventure ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Listen: Billie Pilgrim has come unstuck in time." Slaughterhouse-Five is an award-winning 1972 film adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's novel of the same name. Director Hill faithfully renders for the screen Vonnegut's obsessive story ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, tense, emotional, serious ...
Plot: world war two, time travel, assassination, alien, sent to the future, family relations, imaginary, parents and children, war, space and aliens, alien encounter, grudge ...
Time: future, 1900s, 20th century, 60s, 1940s ...
Place: new england, philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania, new york ...
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 4.2
 330
Arthur's Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: To escape the clutches of the evil warrior and sorceress Morgana, Merlin transports young King Arthur into modern day America. When Merlin comes back ten years later to retrieve him, he finds a hip 15 year-old Arthur who does not believe Merlin, nor ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, king arthur, supernatural, folk hero, legends and myths, adventure, dishonesty, wizards and magicians, sent to the future, hidden identity, family, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
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 6.3
 43K
Forever Young (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A 1939 test pilot asks his best friend to use him as a guinea pig for a cryogenics experiment. Daniel McCormick wants to be frozen for a year so that he doesn't have to watch his love lying in a coma. The next thing Daniel knows is that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: coma, romance, time travel, experiment gone awry, fish out of water, haunted by the past, sent to the future, lovers reunited, rapid aging, male female relationship, suspended animation, cryogenics ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: usa, california
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New Amsterdam (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New Amsterdam is an American television drama which aired for eight episodes in 2008 on Fox. The series starred Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as "John Amsterdam", an immortal Dutch man born in 1607, who has lived in New York City on and off since ...
Style: clever, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Plot: immortality, haunted by the past, miraculous event, curses spells and rituals, friendship, magical, true love, reward, imaginary, aging, crime, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 17th century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.9
 3K
Excursion (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the late eighties, the USSR government enlists Tomas, a devoted member of the Communist Party, to travel back in time to future London and document how Socialism has thrived.
Style: absurd, not serious, humorous, light
Plot: time travel, time paradox, changing the past or future, communism, dimwit, bully, existence paradox, sent to the future, future shock, culture clash, danger, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: soviet union, ussr
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Just in Time for Christmas (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lindsay is faced with a life-altering decision as Christmas approaches: Stay in her tiny hometown and marry boyfriend Jason or accept a coveted post teaching at an Ivy League college on the other side of the country. What to do? Fortunately for ...
Style: light, feel good, funny, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas eve, relationship vs career, second chance, choice, miraculous event, mysterious stranger, job offer, marriage proposal, couple relations, doubts and hesitations, christmas, job promotion ...
Time: future
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The 25th Reich (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1943, five US soldiers are recruited by the OSS for a time travel mission to save the world from the tyranny of Hitler's 25th Reich.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, psychotronic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, chaos, world war two, military, soldier, killer robot, military base, nazi, ufo, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1940s, 40s, year 1944 ...
Place: australia
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Mr. Bones 2: Back from the Past (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa
Duration: 101 min.
Story: MR. BONES 2: BACK FROM THE PAST, is the story of Hekule, the King of Kuvukiland who is given a gemstone by the dying Kunji Balanadin. The stone is cursed and causes Hekule to become possessed by the spirit of the mischievous Kunji. It is up Mr. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: obsessive quest, heroes, adventure, escapades, imaginary, misfit, silly humor, time travel, save the day, nothing goes right, danger, sent to the future ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa
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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, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, jacuzzi, virtual reality, changing the past or future, imaginary, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, sent to the future, drugs/alcohol, friendship, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
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 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, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, time machine, danger, heroes, save the day, escapades, changing the past or future, imaginary, chases and races, sent to the future, master criminal ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: vermont, usa
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Bewitched Housewives (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In 1692 Salem an accused witch is rescued at the last moment by the Sisterhood of Witches and transported to the modern day where she assume the life of a Plain Jane suburban housewife. When the Witch Hunter is accidentally transported through time ...
Style: not serious, erotic, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: witch, housewife, time travel, wizards and magicians, suburban life, nudity (full frontal - brief), sent to the future, suburbs, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, danger, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100 Million BC (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scientist from the failed Philadelphia Experiment leads a team of Navy SEALs back in time to the Cretaceous Period to rescue the first team he sent back during the 1940s. Things go wildly awry though, when on his return he accidentally brings a ...
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, tyrannosaurus rex, dinosaur, experiment gone awry, rescue, chaos and mayhem, adventure, heroes, fish out of water, imaginary, technology gone awry, rescue mission ...
Time: 21st century, prehistory, contemporary, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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: offbeat, humorous, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, solar eclipse, medieval, state affairs, family, imaginary, heroes, adventure, escapades, intrigue, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, connecticut
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 4.6
 329
Starry Night (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Comedy - Vincent Van Gogh comes back to life after being the recipient of a magic potion. He finds that his work has become quite valuable, and begins stealing his works. At the same time, he has a hard time getting anyone to believe he's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: imaginary, time travel, mistaken identity, reincarnation, dishonesty, screwball, obsessive quest, romance, nothing goes right, performer's life, artists and showbiz, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, pasadena california
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It's Christmas, Carol! (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of driven, heartless, publishing executive, Carol Huffman, who on Christmas eve is visited by the ghost of her former boss, Eve. Eve tells Carol that she has lost sight of the things that are truly important in life and that she is there ...
Style: feel good, sincere, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, boss and employee, supernatural, ambition, power relations, relationship vs career, miraculous event, workplace, obnoxious boss, time travel, businesswoman, christmas carol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2000 ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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 5.9
 786
Genesis II (1973)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A scientist who has been preserved in suspended animation wakes up to find himself in a primitive society in the future.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, futuristic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: rebellion, cave, nasa, suspended animation, technology gone awry, save the world, race against time, danger, moral dilemma, society, future dystopia, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, 70s, 22nd century
Place: arizona, new mexico
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 5.9
 1K
Final (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Waking up in a nearly empty room, Bill has strange recollections of his father's death and a car crash, and occasional paranoid delusions. Ann, a psychologist, tries to help him make sense of it all.
Style: psychological, serious, mind bending, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: mental institution, mystery, future dystopia, doctors and patients, life is a bitch, amnesia, cryogenics, psychiatrist, conspiracy, imaginary, society, sent to the future ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, quarry
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The Jetsons Meet the Flintstones (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elroy Jetson invents a time machine that takes him back to prehistoric times, where he meets the Flintstone family.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, family, adventure, culture clash, misfit, disorder, sent to the future, escapades, imaginary, changing the past or future, time machine ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age, 21st century
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 5.8
 18K
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, alternate timeline, goofy hero, master and servant, disorder, fish out of water, life turned upside down, altering history, culture clash, flatulence, dragon ...
Time: contemporary, 12th century, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: france, usa, chicago illinois, europe
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures is a 1990 spin-off animated television series following the misadventures of two time-travelling slackers as they travel into the distant past and future. It was based on the 1989 film, Bill & ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: time machine, time travel, time traveler, adventure, imaginary, escapades, teenage life, misfit partners, changing the past or future, goofy hero, high school, youth ...
Time: 20th century
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The Time Tunnel (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Time Tunnel is a 1966–1967 U.S. color science fiction TV series, written around a theme of time travel adventure. The show was creator-producer Irwin Allen's third science fiction television series, released by 20th Century Fox and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, homoerotic
Plot: time travel, time machine, fish out of water, titanic, hopes, society, righting the wronged, experiment gone awry, failed attempt, sent to the future, race against time, cult ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1910s, near future
Place: arizona
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 7.1
 31K
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, funny, light, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, obsessive quest, servant, life turned upside down, fish out of water, escapades, knight, misfit, heroes, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 90s, 20th century, future, 1990s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo
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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: saga, futuristic, humorous, exciting, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, time travel, save the world, spacecraft, culture clash, space opera, fish out of water, race against time, teleportation, rescue, nuclear, invisibility ...
Time: future, 80s, 23rd century, year 1986
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.2
 39K
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, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: satire, farce, cloning, distopia, robot, political unrest, poet, fish out of water, misfit, sent to the future, future dystopia, verbal byplay ...
Time: future, 70s, 22nd century, 1920s
Place: usa, new york
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, 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, offbeat, not serious, witty, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, heavy metal, high school, sent to the past, adventure, phone booth, best friend, disorder, hopes, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1860s, 1800s ...
Place: california, ancient greece, athens greece, washington d.c., vienna
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 6.7
 155K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, utopia, future dystopia, martial arts, police, car chase, crime fighter, foot chase, good versus evil, one man army, betrayal ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, 90s, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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, clever, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, alternate reality, misfit partners, inventor, sent to the past, inventions and discoveries, lightning, mad scientist, fish out of water, teenager ...
Time: future, 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s ...
Place: california
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