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The Best Time Travel Comedies, Ranked

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Vote up your favorite time travel movies that are intentionally hilarious.

What year is it? Or better yet, what time is it? It's time to decide on the best time travel comedy movies. These are the funniest films to feature time travel. Not all of these time travel comedies use time machines like Groundhog Day and About Time. Other films on this list use unconventional time machines such as Back to the FutureHot Tub Time Machine and Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure. But which of these funny movies deserves to be in the top spot. Also, keep in mind that these are purposefully hilarious time travel movies and not movies that are funny because they are so bad.

Vote up your favorite time travel comedies and vote down the films you hope get lost in the space-time continuum. If you don't see your favorite time travel comedy on the list, feel free to add it, then check back to see what other fans thought of your addition.

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  • Back to the Future
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    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Crispin Glover
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
  • Groundhog Day
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    Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Harold Ramis
  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
    3
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    Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Stephen Herek
  • Back to the Future Part II
    4
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    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
  • Jumanji
    5
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    Robin Williams, Bonnie Hunt, Kirsten Dunst
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Joe Johnston
  • Back to the Future Part III
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    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
    7
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    Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Jake Kasdan
  • Hot Tub Time Machine
    8
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    John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Steve Pink
  • Idiocracy
    9
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    Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph, Dax Shepard
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Mike Judge
  • 13 Going on 30
    10
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    Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Gary Winick
  • Men in Black 3
    11
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    Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld
  • Scrooged
    12
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    Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: Richard Donner
  • Galaxy Quest
    13
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    Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Dean Parisot
  • Pleasantville
    14
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    Tobey Maguire, Jeff Daniels, Joan Allen
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Gary Ross
  • Army of Darkness
    15
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    Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz, Marcus Gilbert
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Sam Raimi
  • Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
    16
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    Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, William Sadler
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Peter Hewitt
  • 17 Again
    17
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    Zac Efron, Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Burr Steers
  • The Family Man
    18
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    Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Brett Ratner
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol
    19
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    Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Brian Henson
  • Meet the Robinsons
    20
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    Angela Bassett, Daniel Hansen, Tom Selleck
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Stephen J. Anderson
  • Click
    21
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    Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Frank Coraci
  • Time Bandits
    22
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    John Cleese, Sean Connery, Shelley Duvall
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Terry Gilliam
  • Futurama: Bender's Big Score
    23
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    Mark Hamill, Al Gore, Katey Sagal
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Dwayne Carey-Hill
  • About Time
    24
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    Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: Richard Curtis
  • Kate & Leopold
    25
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    Meg Ryan, Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: James Mangold