The Best Time Travel Movies Films
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The Best Time Travel Movies

A list of all time travel movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. A lot of these streaming movies can also be found on lists such as the best action movies on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime, the best comedies on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime, and the best dramas on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime

This time travel movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of time travel films also contains time travel movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This time travel films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best time travel movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This time travel movies list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Vote for the greatest items by clicking the thumbs up button.

List of time travel films includes time travel movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Personalize this list by re-ranking it, then share it with your friends.

These are the top films in the time travel genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the time travel genre in it. Be it the motifs of the time travel genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

If you don't like The Terminator or Back to the Future, then give them a thumbs down. If we missed any time travel movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous time travel movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about time travel movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the time travel movies. List includes photos and time travel movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List items include Grand Tour: The Butterfly Effect, Groundhog Day, and more.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these time travel movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good time travel movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest time travel movies, here is the full time travel movies list, ordered from best to worst.
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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    Back to the Future

    1985 More
    100
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    1989 More
    91
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    1991 More
    85
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    1993 More
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    1984 More
    82
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    1989 More
    80
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    1995 More
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    2001 More
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    added by: schuechen
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  10. 10
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    1996 More
    61
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    1986 More
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    1990 More
    60
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    It's a Wonderful Life

    1946 More
    57
  14. 14
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    1984 More
    57
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    The Time Machine

    1960 More
    57
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    1981 More
    55
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    Planet of the Apes

    1968 More
    54
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    1992 More
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    2011 More
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    2012 More
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    added by: MariaCarras-Woollard
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    1994 More
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    2002 More
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    1980 More
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Timeline

    2003 More
    48
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    2006 More
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    2011 More
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    1988 More
    46
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    Frequency

    2000 More
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    1998 More
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    1979 More
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    added by: TomPrice
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    1962 More
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    1986 More
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    Freejack

    1992 More
    41
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    2010 More
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    Primer

    2004 More
    40
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    2003 More
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    2007 More
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    added by: MarkusMarquisBiechl
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    2001 More
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    Bill & Ted's Bogus Adventure

    1970 More
    37
  42. 42
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    1986 More
    36
    added by: mandrakebill50
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    1971 More
    35
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    Blast from the Past

    1999 More
    34
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    1991 More
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    Les Visiteurs

    1993 More
    34
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    1972 More
    34
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    1985 More
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