20 Best Time travel Movies that we have seen

20 Best Time travel Movies that we have seen

Time has been one of the most fascinating aspects of film, something many directors have chosen to play around with. And that's only elevated their story-telling and given rise to a new brand of movies about time travel. The idea of being able to travel through different time periods, before coming back to present day has been exploited in many ways including futuristic action-adventures, or even to tell the story between a father and a son.

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

Bill Murray's fantastic movie used festivities as a tool to reform a cynical, grumpy man into an optimistic, helpful man by trapping him in the loop of a single day where the same routine repeats itself day after day after day.

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Terminator series

Terminator series

James Cameron's futuristic movies about machines taking over the planet and enslaving humans, was absolutely state-of-the-art in the first two. Where a machine is sent back in time to 'terminate' the one man responsible for the victory of the human race.

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12 Monkeys

12 Monkeys

Terry Gilliam's masterful Sci-Fi starring Bruce Willis turned out to be the one breakthrough performance Brad Pitt needed. It revolves around a convict being sent back in time to stop the 'army of the 12 monkeys' from coming to power.

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Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko

Jake Gyllenhaal's cult hit sees him play an eccentric teenager who meets a 'rabbit' and get warned about the end of the world in about a month. The film asks cosmic questions about similar events panning out differently in parallel universes.

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Back To The Future series

Back To The Future series

Robert Zemeckis's trilogy sees a young boy go back in time when his parents were his age, and to 'fix' their love story, so as to make them happier in their future. The movie has cult following of its own, even as it made Michael J Fox an overnight teen heartthrob.