Alternate timeline movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant alternate timeline movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, suspenseful, humorous, unusual plot structure and entertaining films and TV shows about / with alternate timeline, time travel, alternate reality, danger, chase, catastrophe, time traveler, redemption, mentor and transformation plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as alternate timeline: Timeless (2016), Tenet (2020), Men in Black 3 (2012), Avengers: Endgame (2019), Loki (2021), Continuum (2012), What If...? (2021), Deja Vu (2006), Just Visiting (2001), Coherence (2013).

List of alternate timeline movies

Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When time travel allows a past wrong to be righted for The Flash and his family, the ripples of the event prove disastrous as a fractured, alternate reality now exists where a Justice League never formed, and even Superman is nowhere to be found. ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: superhero, alternate timeline, changing the past or future, save the world, alternate reality, hopes, race against time, time travel, adventure, heroes, chases and races, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: usa, london, paris france, washington d.c., big ben london
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Timeless (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious criminal steals a secret state-of-the-art time machine, intent on destroying America as we know it by changing the past. Our only hope is an unexpected team: a scientist, a soldier and a history professor, who must use the ...
Style: exciting, light, romantic, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, alternate timeline, alternate reality, murder, fighting crime, female scientist, love, betrayal, team, shooting, conspiracy ...
Place: san francisco
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Tenet (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Plot unknown. The project is described as an action epic revolving around international espionage.
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: time paradox, time loop, cia agent, time travel, quantum physics, alternate timeline, time, terrorism, apocalypse, terrorist, save the world, espionage ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: mumbai india, london, kiev ukraine, vietnam, india ...
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Men in Black 3 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are 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: humorous, buddy comedy, exciting, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, secret agents, alien, changing the past or future, hi-tech, ufo, space and aliens, benign alien, time traveler, alternate timeline, sent to the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, florida
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, exciting, epic, humorous ...
Plot: heroes, superhero, supernatural power, army, alien, time machine, catastrophe, superhero team, super powers, spacecraft, superheroine, good versus evil ...
Time: year 1970, 2010s, near future, 2020s, 1940s ...
Place: tokyo, new york, san francisco, new jersey, missouri ...
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Loki (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The mercurial villain Loki resumes his role as the God of Mischief following the events of "Avengers: Endgame".
Style: enigmatic, confusing, stylized, avant garde, exciting ...
Plot: super villain, norse mythology, sorcerer, god, supernatural power, super powers, alien, evil alien, superhuman powers, good versus evil, time traveler, multiverse ...
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Continuum (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on the conflict between a group of rebels from the year 2077 who time-travel to Vancouver, BC, in 2012, and a police officer who accidentally accompanies them. In spite of being many years early, the rebel group decides to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, changing the past or future, computer genius, time traveler, heroine, getting home, alternate timeline, time paradox, time machine, terrorist group, policewoman ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver
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What If...? (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Taking inspiration from the comic books of the same name, each episode explores a pivotal moment from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and turns it on its head, leading the audience into uncharted territory.
Style: anthology, entertaining, twists and turns, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, alternate timeline, fight, heroes, villain, attack, battles, power, universe, super powers, agent, superheroine ...
Time: 1940s
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Deja Vu (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Called in to recover evidence in the aftermath of a horrific explosion on a New Orleans ferry, Federal agent Doug Carlin gets pulled away from the scene and taken to a top-secret government lab that uses a time-shifting surveillance device to help ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, tricky, confusing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, investigation, deja vu, changing the past or future, police investigation, terrorism, special agents, danger, foreknowledge, twists & turns, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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Just Visiting (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, adventure, alternate timeline, goofy hero, disorder, fish out of water, life turned upside down, dragon, master and servant, altering history, sent to the future, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 12th century, future
Place: france, usa, chicago illinois, europe
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Coherence (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On the night a comet is passing near Earth, eight friends at a dinner party experience a troubling chain of reality bending events. When the power goes out, they discover that the only house on the street left with power also holds many secrets.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: parallel world, alternate reality, disorder, dinner party, friends, time loop, quantum physics, confinement indoors, power outage, comet, asteroids and comets, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, whimsical, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, imaginary, super villain, computer animation, creature, giant, escapades, master and servant, caveman, crimes, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968, prehistoric times ...
Place: antarctica, london, england, britain, orlando florida ...
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Project Almanac (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time machine, changing the past or future, time loop, teleportation, teenage life, inventions and discoveries, time, high school, teenage love, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2014 ...
Place: usa, woodstock, atlanta georgia
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The Place Promised in Our Early Days (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in a alternate postwar period, in 1996, where Japan is divided. Hokkaido is ruled by the "Union" while Honshu and other southern islands are under US authority. A tall tower was built on Hokkaido, which could even be ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspense, captivating, adult animation
Plot: friendship, coma, teenage life, youth, alternate timeline, haunted by the past, future dystopia, apocalypse, life is a bitch, danger, airplane, violin ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, year 1996, year 1999
Place: japan, asia
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We Were Tomorrow (2022)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: How many lifetimes will alter tomorrow? In attempt to salvage humanity, alchemists relocate a small group to an alternative world and grant them three lifetimes to restart the population. Now, after only a few centuries, those in the new world face ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: end of the world, supernatural, justice, alternate timeline, equality, alternate world, evacuation, dishonesty, society, vestiges of humanity, fight, rescue ...
Time: 1920s
Place: australia
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Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These "travelers" assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time paradox, time travel, time machine, sent to the past, post apocalypse, changing the future, teamwork, police detective, undercover, artificial intelligence, legend ...
Time: future
Place: north america
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All About Christmas Eve (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: 'Tis the Season for Evelyn Wright...literally, she is a party planner in NYC. At the last minute Eve finds out that one of her agency's top clients is throwing a HUGE Christmas event, in LA, on Christmas Eve! Eve must decide whether to ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, feel good
Plot: christmas eve, alternate timeline, dating, airplane trip, event planner, christmas, love and romance, relationship vs career, moral dilemma, couples, destiny, cheating girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
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The Family Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: feel good, sincere, touching, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, destiny, road not taken, rich and poor, life changing experience, alternate reality, family relations, workaholic, singleness, fish out of water, lifestyle change, family life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 2000, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction TV series and a prequel to the original Star Trek set 100 years before. The series premiered September 26, 2001 on the UPN television network with the final episode airing on May 13, 2005. The series takes ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, space exploration, space and aliens, alien planet, teleportation, space battle, escapades, heroes, good versus evil, astronaut ...
Time: 22nd century, future
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Haunting of the Mary Celeste (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Rachel, a concerned researcher, and her team have set out to sea to prove that the disappearance of a family and crew from a merchant ship was for reasons having to do with the supernatural. Her theory that those on the Mary Celeste vanished into a ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: alternate timeline, mother daughter relationship, missing person, disappearance, uncover truth, adventure, little girl, time travel, investigation, child in peril, paranormal activity, danger ...
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The Snow Queen (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious presence has threatened humanity for hundreds of years as it lurks in the frozen wastes people avoid. Nearly unnoticed as its power grows, she's been slowly draining the planet of one of its most precious resources. It takes two ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, imaginary, danger, adventurer, escapades, heroes, curse, monster, soldier ...
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Fireworks (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Schoolchildren Norimichi, Yuusuke, and Junichi want to know if fireworks look round or flat from the side. They make a plan to find the answer at a fireworks display, while Nazuna schemes to run away with Norimichi or Yuusuke, whoever wins at the ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, captivating, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: running away from home, lighthouse, fireworks, summer, teenage love, high school, alternate timeline, beach, classroom, teenage girl, seaside, romance ...
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Lost Song (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Rin, an energetic girl who loves to eat, lives in a verdant frontier village. Deep within the royal palace in the bustling capital city, the songstress Finis spends her days in solitude. Both share a special power no other person has. A miraculous ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, entertaining, sincere, light
Plot: love, friendship, magic, redemption, rebirth, singing, kingdom, prince, girl, alternate timeline, song, adventure ...
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Nine: Nine Time Travels (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Nine: Nine Time Travels is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Lee Jin-wook and Jo Yoon-hee. It aired on tvN from March 11 to May 14, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 23:00 for 20 episodes. The show has a unique way of dealing with the ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: love at first sight, altering history, time travel, terminal illness, brother brother relationship, death of father, alternate timeline, butterfly effect, illness, time loop, time traveler, changing lives ...
Place: korea, nepal
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Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Peggy Sue faints at a Highschool reunion. When she wakes up she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school.
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: time travel, destiny, high school, americana, high school reunion, coming-of-age, youth, hopes, romance, road not taken, one more chance, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: california, new jersey
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Timeliner (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: A message of an impending alien invasion that will wipe out all life on earth forces the creation of a special paramilitary team that has the ability to cross parallel realities, preparing all possible futures for the attack. But when a ...
Plot: alternate timeline
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Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It has been thirteen years since the Androids began their killing rampage and Son Gohan is the only person fighting back. He takes Bulma's son Trunks as a student and even gives his own life to save Trunks's. Now Trunks must figure out a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, battles, martial arts, genocide, alternate timeline, androids, dragon, superhero, good versus evil, distopia, teacher student relationship, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
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Southland Tales (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an ...
Style: cynical, allegory, surreal, enigmatic, futuristic ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, future dystopia, end of the world, prophecy, conspiracy, dishonesty, split personality, life is a bitch, dark humor, alternate reality, terrorist ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 2008, year 2005, near future
Place: los angeles, california, southern california, nevada, afghanistan ...
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, witty, stylized, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, sent to the past, getting home, experiment gone awry, partners, hologram, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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La Belle Époque (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Victor, a disillusioned sexagenarian, sees his life turned upside down on the day when Antoine, a brilliant entrepreneur, offers him a new kind of attraction: mixing theatrical artifices and historical reconstruction, this company offers his clients ...
Style: unusual plot structure, romantic, humorous, contemplative, touching ...
Plot: sex orgy, orgy, sent to the past, husband wife conflict, husband wife relationship, party, theater, actress, dinner, drugs, nostalgia, memories ...
Place: france
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