Anachronism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant anachronism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, captivating, semi serious, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with anachronism, escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, imaginary, disorder, violence, gun and fight plots mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, France, Hong Kong and other countries.
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anachronism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as anachronism: Dickinson (2019), Good King Dagobert (1963), Timestalkers (1987), A Flintstone Christmas (1977), The Flintstones: On the Rocks (2001), Marguerite & Julien (2015), Donkey Skin (1970), A Knight in Camelot (1998), Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019), Walker (1987).

List of anachronism movies

 7.3
 5K
Dickinson (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, scenic, inspirational, factual
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian kiss, women, rebellious daughter, lesbian interest, lgbt, poetry, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, longing, women's rights, sexual orientation, anachronism ...
Time: 19th century
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Good King Dagobert (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mr. Pelletan's rascal son Bébert son got another F for playing in class. His punishment is an essay on the Merovingian king Dagobert. All they know is he had eight wives and reunited Francia. The ignorant knave's irreverent imagination ...
Plot: polygamy, anachronism, punishment, disguise, french history, disciple, elementary school, kingdom, inventor, middle aged, brother vs brother, pope ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france
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 5.7
 1K
Timestalkers (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Scott, a history professor, becomes involved with two time travelers from the year 2586 after making a discovery in an old photograph. One of the time travelers is determined to change the course of history, the other to stop him. Scott's ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: time travel, old west, mad scientist, anachronism, time traveler, terminator, disorder, chases and races, imaginary, danger, adventure, changing the past or future ...
Time: year 1986, 20th century, 1880s, 19th century
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A Flintstone Christmas (1977)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Santa has an accident at Fred's house on Christmas Eve, Fred and Barney have to continue his run for him.
Style: christmas special
Plot: anachronism, santa claus, christmas, family relations, holiday, caveman, christmas eve
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
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The Flintstones: On the Rocks (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: With their marriage on the rocks, Fred and Wilma take a holiday together to rekindle the fire in their relationship.
Plot: caveman, husband wife relationship, anachronism, bowling, surrealism
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory
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Marguerite & Julien (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julien and Marguerite de Ravalet, son and daughter of the Lord of Tourlaville, have loved each other tenderly since childhood. But as they grow up, their affection veers toward voracious passion.
Style: captivating, exciting, touching, tragic
Audience: kids
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous relationship, incestuous sex, escape, incest, sibling relationship, sex with sister, forbidden love, on the lam, impossible love, childhood, scandal ...
Time: 1600s
Place: normandy
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Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In antique Rome, a simple pepboy for chars becomes involved in a coup against Cesar.
Style: biting, not serious, realistic, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: parody, roman empire, conspiracy, anachronism, ancient rome, catacomb, cleopatra, julius caesar, heroes, gender, leadership, gays and lesbians ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: north africa, europe, africa, rome italy
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 7.0
 4K
Donkey Skin (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fairy godmother helps a princess disguise herself so she won't have to marry her father.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, surreal, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: cinderella story, imaginary kingdom, wedding, fall in love, prince, king, surrealism, fairy godmother, ring, donkey, cake, princess ...
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A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, good versus evil, imaginary, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, adventure, rivalry, heroes, family, disorder ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, usa, europe, connecticut
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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, absurd, suspense ...
Plot: demon, adventure, friendship, death, supernatural, danger, murder, violence, mentor, sword, teamwork, magic ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
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 6.6
 3K
Walker (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: William Walker and his mercenary corps enter Nicaragua in the middle of the 19th century in order to install a new government by a coup d'etat.
Style: realistic, serious, surreal, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: gun, horse, mexican standoff, sword, gunfight, blood splatter, gore, mogul, battles, violence, battle, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1800s
Place: nicaragua, central america, latin america
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The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scenic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, animal horror, genetic engineering, expedition, rescue, hunting, child in peril, tyrannosaurus rex, paleontology, adventure, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, california, san diego california, kenya, san francisco
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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, not serious, witty, offbeat, 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, best friend, disorder, hopes, youth, classmate classmate relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1900s, year 1988 ...
Place: california, vienna, ancient greece, washington d.c., athens greece ...
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 6.6
 60K
Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, cia agent, female protagonist, double agent, cia, female agent, murder, one woman army, kgb, model, russian spy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1985, year 1990, 80s ...
Place: paris france, milan italy, moscow russia, bahamas, russia ...
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Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Mexico, Taiwan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A movie within a movie, created to spoof the martial arts genre. Writer/director Steve Oedekerk uses contemporary characters and splices them into a 1970s kung-fu film, weaving the new and old together. As the main character, The Chosen One, ...
Style: humorous, absurd, idiotic, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, martial arts, obsessive quest, heroic mission, prodigy, escapades, crimes, invulnerability, love interest, one against many, heroes, female martial artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
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 7.0
 12K
Mirai (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The movie follows a 4-year old boy who is struggling to cope with the arrival of a little sister in the family until things turn magical. A mysterious garden in the backyard of the boy's home becomes a gateway allowing the child to travel back ...
Style: touching, sincere, thought provoking, funny, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, dog, brother sister relationship, jealousy, seeing the future, magic, baby, boy, family relations, house, parents and children, train ...
Place: tokyo
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 5.3
 64K
Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Croatia, France, Hungary
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, scenic, atmospheric ...
Plot: robin hood, archer, money, origin of hero, heroes, medieval, bow and arrow, sheriff, archery, thief, crossbow, love ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, arabia
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 4.8
 3K
Iceman (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying, Sao, Yuanlong and Niehu. Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows them to reach the highest rank within the imperial guards. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, martial arts, samurai, frame up, fish out of water, manhunt, adventure, rivalry, escapades, righting the wronged, magic, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan, hong kong, china, india
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The Satyr of Springbok Heights (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Cape Town, Republic of South Africa. Springbok Heights is a magnificent ivory tower - an art deco masterpiece and an anachronism in the new South Africa. Like its all-white inhabitants, it hasn't changed much in the last few decades. A tightly ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: architecture, apartment, teacher, interview, transvestite, lesbian, jewish, anachronism, mythology, gay, spinster, racism ...
Place: south africa, cape town south africa
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 2.2
 5K
Eegah (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenagers stumble across a prehistoric caveman, who goes on a rampage.
Style: semi serious, scary, sexy, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: kidnapping, desert, caveman, love and romance, mentally challenged, misfit, intrigue, danger, youth, fish out of water, tragic love, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, prehistory, 1960s
Place: california, usa, palm springs california, mojave desert
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The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Asterix and Obelix depart on an adventure to complete twelve impossible tasks to prove to Caesar that they are as strong as the Gods. You'll roar with laughter as they outwit, outrun, and generally outrage the very people who are trying to ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: roman empire, heroic mission, friends, heroes, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, underdog, odd couple, family, superhuman powers, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, france, europe, italy
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The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: The Flintstone Comedy Show is a 90-minute Saturday morning animated series revival of The Flintstones produced by Hanna-Barbera and aired from November 22, 1980 to September 11, 1982 on NBC. Outside North America, the show was released under title ...
Style: macabre
Audience: horror for children
Plot: caveman, newspaper reporter, teenager, buddy cop, female reporter, anachronism, redhead girl, amateur sleuth, secret identity, mouse, superhero, police officer ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, prehistory, stone age
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 7.3
 10K
Aladdin (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Aladdin is an animated television series made by Walt Disney Television which aired from 1994 to 1995, based on the original 1992 feature. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand. Coming on the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: genie, princess, legends and myths, desert, adventure, good versus evil, friendship, animal human communication, love and romance, escapades, danger, treasure hunt ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
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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, heroes, adventure, imaginary, fish out of water, technology gone awry, expedition ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, 40s, contemporary, 1940s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Man of the Century (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fantasy-comedy about a young man who lives as if it is 1928 or so, and his encounters with modern-day women and modern-day criminals.
Style: witty, clever, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, heist, profanity, newspaper, time travel, disorder, society, crimes, love and romance, misfit, media, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1990s, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.4
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We Believed (2010)
Genre: History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 205 min.
Story: The stories of three young men who, in the wake of the ferocious repression by the Bourbon reign in 1828, decide to join Giuseppe Mazzini's Young Italy movement.
Style: serious, tense, factual, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: politics, political unrest, rebellion, society, rebelliousness, battles, revolution, historical event, italian history, execution, occupation, repression ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, sicily, naples italy
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 5.4
 169
Wilson City (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Comedy inspired by paperback crime novels tells the story of an adventurous search for a mysterious murderer who just after the end of the First World War has begun a rampage in Wilson City, a jerkwater town somewhere in Eastern Europe. The ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, dark humor, psychotronic
Plot: conspiracy, agent, painter, ambition, delusion, doctor, car chase, murder, disguise, absurdism, absurd humor, painting ...
Time: year 1918, year 1919, 1910s
Place: slovakia, central europe
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Don Juan, My Dear Ghost (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seville, November 1, 1990. Tenorio goes out of his grave, as every year. Similarly, Juan Marquina, a great actor, makes the general rehearsal of a musical version of the play. Since that moment, two worlds come together in a circle of adventures, ...
Style: humorous, witty, sexual, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: theater, mistaken identity, fish out of water, redemption, farce, sexual content, disorder, dishonesty, womanizer, artists and showbiz, supernatural, imaginary ...
Place: spain
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 5.7
 60K
Pan (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Living a bleak existence at a London orphanage, 12-year-old Peter finds himself whisked away to the fantastical world of Neverland. Adventure awaits as he meets new friend James Hook and the warrior Tiger Lily. They must band together to save ...
Style: visually appealing, fairy tale, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fantasy world, orphan, magic, pirate, heroes, journey, adventure, flying, mischievous children, young heroes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 18th century, future
Place: london
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Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: In Disney's take on the Alexander Dumas tale, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy want nothing more than to perform brave deeds on behalf of their queen (Minnie Mouse), but they're stymied by the head Musketeer, Pete. Pete secretly wants ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: heroes, friendship, adventure, adventurer, good versus evil, heroic mission, anthropomorphic animal, danger, intrigue, rivalry, daring rescue, buddies ...
Place: europe, france, paris france
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