Time paradox movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant time paradox movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, complex and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with time paradox, time travel, time, time traveler, time loop, destiny, technology, danger, parallel universe and twists and turns plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as time paradox: Predestination (2014), Tenet (2020), Project Almanac (2015), Enter Nowhere (2011), Looper (2012), Interstellar (2014), Time Lapse (2014), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), Travelers (2016), Back to the Future (1985).

List of time paradox movies

Predestination (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Predestination chronicles the life of a Temporal Agent sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys designed to prevent future killers from committing their crimes. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must stop the one criminal that has ...
Style: surprise ending, confusing, twist ending, mind bending, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, twists and turns, plot twist, time paradox, time machine, parallel universe, mysterious character, changing the past or future, mission, special agents, terrorism ...
Time: year 1975, future, 1940s, 20th century, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, new york
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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, mind bending, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time, time loop, save the world, alternate timeline, quantum physics, espionage, terrorism, cia agent, time traveler, secret agents ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2010s
Place: mumbai india, india, london, vietnam, kiev ukraine ...
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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: suspense, exciting, unusual plot structure, futuristic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time loop, teenager, time machine, time, time paradox, changing the past or future, teleportation, alternate timeline, teenage life, butterfly effect, high school ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, year 2004, 2010s ...
Place: usa, woodstock, atlanta georgia
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Enter Nowhere (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three strangers arrive one by one to a mysterious cabin in the middle of nowhere after enduring separate life-altering predicaments. Searching for a way out of the woods, frustrated, hungry and battling to stay warm they discover their mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, time paradox, cabin in the woods, group of strangers, alternate reality, forest, survival, lost, teleportation, isolation, stranger, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Looper (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a looper, a ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, mind bending, confusing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, hitman, cyberpunk, time paradox, organized crime, distopia, escape, self sacrifice, changing the past or future, chase, destiny ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: shanghai, kansas, usa
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Interstellar (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Style: mind bending, futuristic, thought provoking, philosophical, cerebral ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: time travel, space travel, father daughter relationship, nasa, astronaut, distopia, survival, space station, end of the world, scientist, science, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: colorado
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Time Lapse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three friends discover a mysterious machine that takes pictures 24 hours into the future and conspire to use it for personal gain, until disturbing and dangerous images begin to develop.
Style: psychological, tense, intellectual, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time paradox, parallel universe, time machine, plot twist, blackmail, paranoia, time warp, twists and turns, destiny, survival, murder ...
Time: future
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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, soldier, invasion, repeated event, changing the past or future, military, evil alien, time paradox, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, united kingdom, europe, big ben london ...
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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: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful, intellectual ...
Plot: time travel, time traveler, time machine, teamwork, police detective, time paradox, undercover, artificial intelligence, consciousness, changing the future, post apocalypse, sent to the past ...
Time: future
Place: north america
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Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, teenager, time machine, destiny, mad scientist, changing the past or future, adventure, inventor, time loop, scientist, time paradox, escapades ...
Time: future, 80s, 50s, year 1985, year 1955 ...
Place: usa, california
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The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, love affair, time traveler, love and romance, time, true love, time paradox, impossible love, fall in love, tragic love, disappearance, time loop ...
Time: future, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Mirage (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: On November 9, 1989 (the same day that Wall of Berlin falls), Nico is a 12 years old boy passionate to videotape himself playing guitar, being care lovely by her single mother María. This same night, when starts a 72-hours storm, Nico watches a ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: parallel universe, time travel, uncover truth, mystery, time paradox, time, plot twist, fantasy world, butterfly effect, alternate universe, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, year 1989, year 2001, 2010s ...
Place: spain
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The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, neo noir, rough, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: time travel, cyberpunk, cyborgs, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, sent to the past, androids and robots, terminator, good versus evil, post apocalypse, dystopic future, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, 2020s, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
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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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, computer genius, changing the past or future, time machine, heroine, getting home, alternate timeline, policewoman, terrorist group, existence paradox, sent to the past, time jump ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, vancouver, canada
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Excursion (2018)
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: not serious, absurd, light, humorous
Plot: time travel, time paradox, changing the past or future, bully, culture clash, adventure, sent to the future, existence paradox, confrontation, travel, time traveler, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: ussr
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Paradox (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of scientists are experimenting with time travel, and they manage to send one of their group ahead in time one hour. But when he comes back, he tells them that they’ll all be dead within the next hour unless they shut the machine down.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, time paradox, experiment, time, scientist, politics, time loop, parallel universe, brain damage, man in a wheelchair, agent, mysterious man ...
Time: future, year 2007
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The Time Machine (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, post apocalypse, dystopic future, steampunk, obsessive quest, adventure, chase, changing the past or future, apocalypse, loss of loved one, escapades ...
Time: future, distant future, near future, 2030s, 1890s ...
Place: usa, egypt, new york
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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, intense, entertaining, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, time travel, mutant, good versus evil, transformation, heroes, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, changing the past or future, time loop, superhuman, adventure ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, year 1973, contemporary ...
Place: usa, paris france, china, new york, washington d.c. ...
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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: enigmatic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, dealing with death, time loop, life turned upside down, couples, family relations, time paradox, supernatural, father daughter relationship, time warp, bereavement, time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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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: intense, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: superhero, alternate reality, alternate timeline, time travel, heroes, superman character, justice league, super strength, save the world, rivalry, race against time, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: usa, paris france, washington d.c., big ben london, london
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Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, time travel, space opera, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, teamwork, alien, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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Quantum Break (2016)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Bridging gaming and live-action, the thriller looks into aspect the villains of the game and the dramatic backstory as it unfolds.
Style: captivating, psychotronic, exciting, stylized, futuristic
Plot: quantum physics, time travel, time jump, time loop, time paradox, time portal, partners, supernatural ability, time warp, race against time, supernatural power, back in time ...
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Ink (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Invisible forces exert power over us in our sleep. A mercenary named Ink, on a literal nightmare mission, captures the spirit of 8-year-old Emma in the dream world. To save her, the dream-givers marshal all their resources, focusing on saving the ...
Style: surreal, dark fantasy, enigmatic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: another dimension, parallel universe, good versus evil, imagination, supernatural, father daughter relationship, parent child relationship, time paradox, alternate reality, nightmare, mind control, imaginary kingdom ...
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The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague, Douglas Hall, but knowing someone is after him, the old man leaves a letter in his computer generated parallel ...
Style: mind bending, intellectual, twist ending, atmospheric, confusing ...
Plot: virtual reality, alternate reality, cyberpunk, twists and turns, cyberspace, time travel, computer system, parallel universe, parallel world, distopia, dystopic future, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, 90s, 1930s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa
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Infinity Chamber (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man trapped in an automated prison must outsmart a computer in order to escape and try and find his way back to the outside world that may already be wiped out.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, touching, tense ...
Plot: escape, artificial intelligence, jail, escape attempt, father son relationship, man versus machine, prisoner, computer, political prisoner, reality, prison escape, mistaken identity ...
Time: near future
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Volition (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man afflicted with clairvoyance tries to change his fate when a series of events leads to a vision of his own imminent murder.
Style: mind bending, thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, clairvoyance, regret, self sacrifice, time paradox, young man, philosophy, surprising revelation, destiny, chase, threat ...
Time: future
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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: captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, suspense, anthology
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, second chance, time warp, starting over, time loop, time paradox, time traveler, sent to the past, lawyer, aftermath, changing lives ...
Place: quebec
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Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, post apocalypse, man versus machine, chase, artificial intelligence, dark future, killer robot, apocalypse, terminator ...
Time: future, near future, year 1984, year 2017, year 1997 ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles
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11.22.63 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.
Style: stylized, exciting, suspense, cerebral, thought provoking ...
Plot: time travel, time traveler, assassination, time, kennedy assassination, changing the past or future, altering history, surveillance, murder, conspiracy theory, love, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s, future, 20th century, year 1963, 2010s ...
Place: usa, dallas texas
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Mr. Emmett & Los Melocotones Enlatados (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Dominican Republic, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Diego's girlfriend decides to leave him after a disastrous anniversary getaway, he will find any means possible to amend or fix what happened. Even if it means competing with different versions of himself when traveling through time.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, semi serious, captivating
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, time paradox, ex boyfriend, time machine, time loop, ego, love triangle, jealousy, changing the past or future, breakup, time, sex scene ...
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