Total Nerd The Best Time Travel Movies   

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List Rules Vote for your personal favorite Time travel films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all the best 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 movies 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 movies 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.

Woody Allen and Alexander Payne have both directed Time travel movies, as have many other great directors.

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Mabie1 added Timecrimes Karra Elejalde, Nacho Vigalondo, Barbara Goenaga

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Sean Dugalin added The Lake House Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Christopher Plummer

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Field of Dreams Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner

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Sean Dugalin added Kate & Leopold Hugh Jackman, Meg Ryan, Liev Schreiber

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Peggy Sue Got Married is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Time Travel Movies
mandrakebill50 added Peggy Sue Got Married Nicolas Cage, Jim Carrey, Kathleen Turner

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The Family Man Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle

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The Final Countdown Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross

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The Muppet Christmas Carol Michael Caine, Frank Oz, Louise Gold

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margaret-a-nieter added Forever Young Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

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Slaughterhouse-Five Valerie Perrine, Perry King, John Dehner

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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines Arnold Schwarzenegger, Claire Danes, Kristanna Loken

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Time Lapse is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Time Travel Movies
Sean Dugalin added Time Lapse Danielle Panabaker, Matt O'Leary, George Finn

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Sean Dugalin added Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox Dana Delany, Nathan Fillion, Ron Perlman

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Freejack Anthony Hopkins, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo

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17 Again Zac Efron, Michelle Trachtenberg, Matthew Perry

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Click Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff

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Escape from the Planet of the Apes Ricardo Montalbán, Roddy McDowall, Sal Mineo

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margaret-a-nieter added 13 Going on 30 Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson, Mark Ruffalo

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La Jetée William Klein, Etienne Becker, Jean Négroni

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Millennium Cheryl Ladd, Kris Kristofferson, Daniel J. Travanti

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Sean Dugalin added Project Almanac Amy Landecker, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Virgina Gardner

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My Science Project Dennis Hopper, Richard Masur, Fisher Stevens

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The Jacket Keira Knightley, Daniel Craig, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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margaret-a-nieter added Safety Not Guaranteed Kristen Bell, Aubrey Plaza, Jeff Garlin

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schuechen added Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel Anna Faris, Chris O'Dowd, Marc Wootton

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Sean Dugalin added 12:01 Helen Slater, Jonathan Silverman, Jeremy Piven

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The One Jason Statham, Carla Gugino, Jet Li

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margaret-a-nieter added Triangle Melissa George, Michael Dorman, Rachael Carpani

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Sean Dugalin added Warlock Richard E. Grant, Lori Singer, Julian Sands

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Brigadoon Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse, Van Johnson

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margaret-a-nieter added Dead Again Robin Williams, Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh

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Sean Dugalin added The Langoliers Patricia Wettig, Dean Stockwell, David Morse

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Mr. Peabody & Sherman Stephen Colbert, Lake Bell, Ariel Winter

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Sean Dugalin added Waxwork David Warner, John Rhys-Davies, Patrick Macnee

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A Sound of Thunder Ben Kingsley, David Oyelowo, Catherine McCormack

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margaret-a-nieter added Sound of My Voice Maeve Quinlan, Brit Marling, Constance Wu

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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court Bing Crosby, Rhonda Fleming, Cedric Hardwicke

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From Time to Time Maggie Smith, Carice van Houten, Timothy Spall

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The Navigator: A Medieval Odyssey Chris Haywood, Marshall Napier, Jay Laga'aia

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Time Traveller Riisa Naka, Sachie Hara, Fumihiko Tachiki

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Timescape Jeff Daniels, Ariana Richards, Nicholas Guest

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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best Time Travel Movies
Lost in Space Heather Graham, Gary Oldman, Lacey Chabert

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Sean Dugalin added Trancers Helen Hunt, Andrew Robinson, Telma Hopkins

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schuechen added Les Visiteurs Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Valérie Lemercier

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Journey to the Center of Time Lyle Waggoner, Gigi Perreau, Anthony Eisley

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Sean Dugalin added Time Travelers Richard Basehart, Sam Groom, Tom Hallick

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Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann Peter Coyote, Fred Ward, Ed Lauter

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Sean Dugalin added Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs, Craig Robinson

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Sean Dugalin added Timestalkers Lauren Hutton, Klaus Kinski, John Ratzenberger

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Biggles: Adventures in Time Peter Cushing, Alex Hyde-White, William Hootkins