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, semi serious, entertaining, feel good and fairy tale films and TV shows about / with anachronism, heroes, adventure, death, desert, danger, escapades, imaginary, rescue and sword plots mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Animation genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
anachronism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as anachronism: The Flintstones: On the Rocks (2001), Marguerite & Julien (2015), Walker (1987), Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002), Mirai (2018), Aladdin (2019), Jurassic Park (1993), Robin Hood (2018), Teen Vamp (1988), Iceman (2014).

List of anachronism movies

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: anachronism, surrealism, bowling, caveman
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, 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.
Audience: kids
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous relationship, escape, incest, anachronism, incestuous sex, sibling relationship, abusive husband, arranged marriage, violent husband, tragic romance, breaking the law ...
Time: 1600s
Place: normandy
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Walker (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Mexico, Spain
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, suspenseful, surreal, rough
Plot: violence, mexican standoff, horse, gore, blood splatter, battle, gunfight, sword, small town, state affairs, rebelliousness, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1850s
Place: nicaragua, central america, latin america
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Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, 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, not serious, exciting, toilet humor, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, parody, vengeance, legends and myths, heroic mission, love and romance, crimes, escapades, prodigy, battles, sea disaster, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
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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 ...
Plot: time travel, schoolgirl, hiding, photo album, business trip, butterfly, host, veteran, grandmother, schoolgirl uniform, ponytail, falling asleep ...
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: romantic, light, fairy tale, humorous, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rags to riches, first love, arabian nights, genie, princess, magic, hustler, monkey, liberation, friendship, sultan, bread ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, dungeon
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Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This Italian-Turkish co-production helmed by genre veteran Antonio Margheriti (using the pseudonym "Anthony M. Dawson") was cobbled together from a four-part science-fiction miniseries shown on Italian television. In prehistoric times, the ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: rivalry, village, time travel, monster, sword and sorcery, adventure, heroes, battles, chaos, danger, village life, escapades ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
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Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, island, survival, fantasy world, theme park, adventure, team, natural disaster, dangerous animal, scientist, tyrannosaurus rex, triceratops ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: costa rica, mine
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Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, scenic ...
Plot: robin hood, thief, archer, crossbow, village, steampunk, hoodie, sheriff, crimes, corrupted ruler, heroes, money ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, dungeon, mine
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Teen Vamp (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An unimpressive, boring high-school geek is bitten and contracts vampirical symptoms, transforming him into a confident coolio.
Style: dark humor
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: vampire, high school, abandoned house, awkward situation, bigotry, wrapped in a towel, holy water, romantic rivalry, magnifying glass, bartender, police car, deer ...
Time: 1950s
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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: martial arts, time travel, samurai, magic, police uniform stolen, impersonating a police officer, chases and races, master warrior, adventure, hopes, frame up, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, hong kong, india, japan, china
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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 ...
Plot: apartment, teacher, interview, lebanese, pedophilia, studio, bachelor, flat, poor, apartheid, claustrophobia, jewish ...
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
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Eegah (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenagers stumble across a prehistoric caveman, who goes on a rampage.
Style: scary, sexy, suspenseful, semi serious, epic
Plot: desert, kidnapping, tragic love, misfit, danger, intrigue, youth, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, couples, disorder ...
Time: prehistory, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, california
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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: humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: roman empire, julius caesar, heroes, underdog, rivalry, friends, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, superhuman powers, family ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: europe, france, italy
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1001 Nights (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sheherazade has been married to a ruler who wants many wives, but only one at a time. Consequently, as soon as he has bedded them, he has them put to death. In most retellings, the girl staves off this unfortunate conclusion by putting off the ...
Style: satirical, fairy tale
Plot: genie, magic, king, lamp, wife, journey, adventure, raft, anachronism, happy ending, sultan, time travel ...
Place: middle east
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A Boy and His Samurai (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A samurai from the Edo Period time travels to present day Japan where he meets a divorcee and her son. Soon, he discovers a passion for making pastries.
Plot: samurai, baking, contest, watching television, skirt, sick child, competition, ponytail, milf, mini dress, barefoot woman, sleeping on the floor ...
Place: tokyo, kindergarten
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The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
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
Plot: amateur sleuth, horror for children, anachronism, secret identity, police officer, redhead girl, buddy cop, female reporter, mouse, superhero, teenager
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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The Flintstone Kids (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Flintstone Kids is a 30-minute animated television series spin-off of The Flintstones which followed the adventures of Fred, Barney, Wilma and Betty as children with their pet Dino. The theme song to Flintstone Kids bears a big resemblance to ...
Plot: anachronism
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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Fred and Barney Meet The Thing (1979)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fred and Barney Meet The Thing is a 60-minute Saturday morning animated package show produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions from September 8, 1979 to December 1, 1979 on NBC. It contained the following segments: ⁕The New Fred and Barney ...
Plot: superhero, transformation, anachronism, caveman, earth
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show (1971)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show is a 30-minute Saturday morning animated series spin-off of The Flintstones produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions, which ran for 16 half-hour episodes from September 11, 1971, to September 2, 1972, and four 8-minute ...
Plot: redhead girl, television, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, caveman, anachronism
Time: prehistoric, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
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Hezar Dastan (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Iran
Duration: 720 min.
Story: Hezar-Dastan 1978-1987 is a highly popular TV series in Iran directed by Ali Hatami. Hezar Dastan is considered an eternal work in the history of Iranian TV. Hatami established a small town as historical site in which he made Hezar Dastan. In 2006, ...
Plot: anachronism, murder, death, revenge, assassination
Place: tehran iran
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Fred Flintstone and Friends (1977)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fred Flintstone and Friends is a 30–minute weekday animated series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions which aired in syndication beginning October 3, 1977. Packaged by Columbia Pictures Television during the 1977–1978 television season, the ...
Plot: anachronism
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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The Flintstone Comedy Hour (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The Flintstone Comedy Hour is a one-hour Saturday morning cartoon anthology series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions. The program originally aired on CBS as an hour-long show from September 9, 1972 to September 1, 1973 on CBS. The show's ...
Plot: teenager, anachronism, redhead girl
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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Maid Marian and Her Merry Men (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, History, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Maid Marian and her Merry Men is a British children's sitcom created and written by Tony Robinson and directed by David Bell. It began in 1989 on BBC One and ran for four series, with the last episode shown in 1994. The show was a partially ...
Style: surreal
Plot: sitcom, myth, robin hood, legend, parody, peasant, period piece, taxes, female protagonist, dreadlocks, evil king, rastafarian ...
Time: 12th century
Place: england
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The King Goes Forth to France (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Musical, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Finnish film from 1986
Style: fairy tale
Plot: ice age, bathing, volkswagen, power, blind man, female full frontal nudity, singing, female nudity, prostitute, on the road, surrealism, siege ...
Place: paris france, france, bavaria, england
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The Return of Jafar (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: revenge, rescue, good versus evil, genie, family, adventure, vengeance, rivalry, friendship, friends, youth, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
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Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus, a flying horse, and Phil, a personal trainer, Hercules is tricked by the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hercules, good versus evil, rescue, monster, prophecy, adventure, heroic mission, friendship, fall in love, superhuman powers, transformation, immortality ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
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Noah's Ark (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Argentina, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An animated comedy that recreates the misadventures of the passengers of the Ark built by Noah as per God’s request. It’s just that living together does not seem to come easy for the passengers on board.
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, based on the bible
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: miraculous event, heroes, animal life, partners, ship, isolation, fish out of water, forces of nature, adventure, imaginary, hopes, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
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Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Legendary secrets are revealed as Aladdin and his friends—Jasmine, Abu, Carpet and, of course, the always entertaining Genie—face all sorts of terrifying threats and make some exciting last-minute escapes pursuing the King Of Thieves and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: genie, treasure hunt, gold, treasure, arabian nights, family, adventure, couples, leadership, heroes, wedding preparations and rituals, friends ...
Time: 18th century
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Aladdin (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: genie, princess, desert, legends and myths, young lovers, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, love and romance, treasure hunt ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
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