Back in time movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant back in time movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, light, suspense, entertaining, tense and humorous films and TV shows about / with back in time, time travel, time traveler, time loop, sent to the past, time jump, changing the past or future, time warp, time paradox and imaginary plots mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Japan, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as back in time: Touchback (2011), Flight World War II (2015), The District (2004), Son of a Rich (2019), Black Knight (2001), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), Future X-Cops (2010), RWD (2015), Slipstream (2005), Before You Say 'I Do' (2009).

List of back in time movies

Touchback (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former high-school football star loses his shot at a college scholarship due to a devastating gridiron injury, but gets a second chance at living his dream.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, captivating, disturbing, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: back in time, american football, small town, small town life, teenage life, hopes, sport, contests and competitions, one more chance, dream come true, social relations, sent to the past ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
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Flight World War II (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: International Flight 42 is on course, when all of a sudden a massive and weird storm crops up around the plane. This sends the plane back in time to the year 1940- smack dab in the middle of WWII! Now, the crew and passengers must not only find a ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: time travel, world war two, back in time, bomb, surrealism, airplane, battles, german, bomber, marines, danger, escapades ...
Time: year 1940, 1940s, 2010s
Place: berlin germany
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The District (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an effort to end family feuding, a young gypsy travels back in time to kill mammoths to ensure Hungary becomes rich by killing mammoths in order to create a massive oil reservoir. Things don't go entirely according to plan...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, absurd
Plot: political satire, time travel, terrorism, hypocrisy, escape, organized crime, subculture, oil well, social decay, disorder, life turned upside down, fish out of water ...
Time: stone age, middle ages
Place: vatican, hungary, manhattan new york city, new york, washington d.c.
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Son of a Rich (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Young major Grisha played in a beautiful life and decided that everything was permissible for him. He has done a lot of things, and now he faces a prison. To correct his son, a desperate oligarch-father goes to extreme measures. Together with his ...
Style: light, captivating, funny, entertaining, uplifting
Plot: spoiled brat, rich kid, lifestyle change, teaching the ways of the world, personality change, rich man, rich and poor, life turned upside down, family relations, village life, nouveau riche, life changing experience ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary
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Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, medieval, castle, knight, adventure, impostor, king, time traveler, save the kingdom, arthurian legend, disorder ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 14th century, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: england, usa, europe, connecticut, new jersey
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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, sent to the past ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: usa, chernobyl, california
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Future X-Cops (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cop travels back in time to take on a corporation that's out to eliminate a doctor who has created a new technology which can break up the monopoly on a energy resources.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: time travel, terrorism, changing the past or future, danger, time machine, killer robot, imaginary, hopes, assassination attempt, chase, deadly, back in time ...
Time: future
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RWD (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two men went searching for ghosts, but they found themselves instead...
Style: dark, light, surprise ending, scary, bleak
Plot: time travel, investigation, danger, time traveler, violence, panic, murder, dog, friend, back in time, alternate reality, weapons ...
Time: future
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Slipstream (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Zambia, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A scientist plots a bank robbery based around his newest invention -- a time travel gadget that will send its user 10 minutes into the past. Everything goes according to plan, until he encounters a group of thieves who've planned their heist ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, hostage, rivalry, heroes, on the run, deadly, race against time, danger, crime gone awry, hostages, changing the past or future, heroic mission ...
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Before You Say 'I Do' (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: George Murray's fiancée Jane Gardner gets cold feet after accepting his ring, terrorized by her first wedding with Doug, who cheated that very day with their wedding coordinator. After a car crash, George finds himself 10 years in the past, ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, love and romance, romance, imaginary, wooing, road not taken, couple relations, hopes, changing the past or future, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wedding, back in time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Summer Days with Coo (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A small, lone Kappa miraculously survives over 200 years into modern day Japan, when he is found by young Koichi. Coo, who is secretly adopted by Koichi's family, searches with his new human friend for unpopulated places in hopes of finding any ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, light, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: sumo, river, school, coming of age, back in time, adventure, journey, friendship, escapades, mythical creature, supernatural, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Outlander (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, love affair, life turned upside down, fall in love, adventure, danger, love and romance, escapades, true love, love triangle, rivalry, romance ...
Time: 18th century, year 1945, 20th century, 1940s
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, europe, britain, united kingdom
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Alice's Birthday (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Фильм «День рождения Алисы» рассказывает о необыкновенных приключениях девочки Алисы и ее друга — маленького археолога Рррр в прошлом ...
Style: sincere, captivating, futuristic
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, time travel, alien planet, vaccine, alien, expedition, epidemic, scientist, outer space, plague, birthday, geologist ...
Time: 21st century, 22nd century
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Tokyo Revengers (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An unemployed man learns that his ex-girlfriend was murdered. He suddenly finds himself travelling through time to his middle school years and has chance to change the future and save the girl. He aims to rise to the top of the most brutal ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: gang leader, school, gangsters, gang, revenge, changing the past or future, sent to the past, changing lives, time paradox, back in time, time travel, time traveler ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo
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The Dark Side of the Moon (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by "Life on Mars", this Russian adaptation (which translates as "The Dark Side of the Moon) follows the story of police officer Mikhail Soloviev Jr. After being hit by a car- Soloviev embodies the firm of his father in 1979 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: time travel, police detective, murder investigation, serial killer, murder, police, maniac, back in time, time loop, homicide detective, sent to the past, investigation ...
Place: ussr, soviet union, russia, moscow russia
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Monica's Gang in an Adventure in Time (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Brazil
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Our heroes need to take a trip in time, in a Time Machine, in order to recoup the essence of the four elements before the Earth gets frozen. The Gang will face the dangers of the Ancient History with Piteco, will help Papa-Capim to save the Forest, ...
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, back in time, sent to the past, time traveler, time jump, changing the past or future, time paradox, time loop, pirate, showdown, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
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Plan B (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Et si c'était possible de faire marche arrière dans le temps pour modifier le cours des événements et changer sa destinée? Et si une deuxième chance nous était offerte? Et si c'était possible grâce à Plan B - Le jour où Philippe ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, lawyer, time warp, second chance, starting over, time loop, time traveler, time paradox, sent to the past, back in time, changing lives ...
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Remake Our Life! (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Hashiba Kyouya is a 28-year-old game developer. With his company going bankrupt, and him losing his job, he returns to his hometown. Looking at the success of creators of his age, he finds himself regretting his life decisions as he lay distressed ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, psychological
Plot: time travel, slice of life, school, second chance, starting over, back in time, changing the past or future, time loop, lifestyle change, time warp, student, new life ...
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The Exotic Time Machine II: Forbidden Encounters (2000)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In an attempt to protect their time-traveling program, chuck and Melissa must travel the timeline to plant special beacons which will sabotage any effort to steal technology. Along the way our travelers meet and "mingle" with some of ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, futuristic
Plot: back in time, time travel, historical figure, time warp, adventure, sent to the past, time paradox, escapades, time loop, showdown, time portal, changing the past or future ...
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Fog (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Present time. A squad of young soldiers of the Russian army during the march-throw splits from the main group. In order to save time, they decide to cut the path, but get into the strange fog, which transfers them to the past, right into the World ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: russian soldier, fog, uniform, back in time, wartime, sent to the past, time loop, war, time travel, soldier, time jump, world war two ...
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The 100th Love with You (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: On July 27th, university student Aoi Hinata (Miwa) has an accident. When she wakes up, Aoi Hinata finds herself in a classroom from one week before the accident. At that time, her childhood friend Riku Hasegawa (Kentaro Sakaguchi) tells her "I ...
Style: affectionate, uplifting, touching, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: selflessness, unspoken love, sensuality, back in time, save the lady, love and romance, time travel, accidental death, music, declaration of love
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Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: feel good, stylized, witty, sentimental, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, bohemian life, literature, writer's life, painter, french, nostalgia, weirdo, writers, fall in love, midnight, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 19th century, contemporary, 1920s ...
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, montmartre paris
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Franny's Feet (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Franny's Feet is a Canadian animated series for children. It is produced by DHX Media/Halifax Film in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and created by Cathy Moss and Susan Nielsen. The show follows the adventures of four-year-old Frances ...
Style: educational, multicultural, captivating, thought provoking, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: girl, adventuress, personal growth, grandfather granddaughter relationship, ancient, back in time, time travel, ancient civilization, adventure, shoemaker, traditional versus modern, legs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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24 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: A scientist invents a time machine but his evil twin brother is after it and will go to any lengths to get the device in his hands.
Style: futuristic, disturbing, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: time travel, brother, time traveler, time warp, time loop, time paradox, fight for supremacy, brother brother relationship, time jump, family problems, scientist, fight ...
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The Door (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A successful artist loses control of his life after his young daughter's death. A chance for a new start appears, but all is not what it seems.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: time travel, dealing with death, life turned upside down, couples, family relations, supernatural, father daughter relationship, time paradox, bereavement, time warp, time loop, loss of family member ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Oh! My Emperor (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Luo Fei Fei, a girl from the 21st century, was transported to a mysterious world of the past -Huang Dao Guo. In the nation of Huang Dao, its leadership is rotated among the 12 constellation owners every thousand years. There, Fei Fei meets the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere
Plot: romance, time jump, sent to the past, royal palace, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, emperor, changing the past or future, palace, time traveler, time travel, palace intrigue ...
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Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Following the success in the Camelot Singularity, Ritsuka Fujimaru and Mash Kyrielight are assigned to the last Singularity in the Grand Order initiative. In Ancient Babylonia, 2500 BCE, they embark on a mission to secure humanity's survival. ...
Style: light, unusual plot structure, captivating, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: travel, apocalypse, fate of humanity, time portal, time paradox, sent to the past, time jump, humanity, survival, changing the past or future, time traveler, battles ...
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Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, imaginary, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, time portal, deadly creature, monster, time warp, time loop, time paradox ...
Place: canada
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I Don't Want To Be Friends With You (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: A high school student time travels 20 years earlier to meet her mother in her younger days. Li Jinbu and her mom have always leaned on each other. A magical journey brings Li Jinbu 20 years earlier where she meets her mother Li Qingtong and they ...
Style: light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: sent to the past, intergenerational friendship, time travel, best friends, mother daughter relationship, back in time, changing the past or future, family, mother and daughter, friends, time traveler, relationships ...
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Palm Springs (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When carefree Nyles and reluctant maid of honor Sarah have a chance encounter at a Palm Springs wedding, things get complicated when they find themselves unable to escape the venue, themselves, or each other.
Style: funny, romantic, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: time loop, time travel, love and romance, time traveler, family relations, wedding, drug use, existentialism, repeated event, couple relations, wedding day, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, texas, palm springs california, austin texas
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