Meine zehn liebsten Zeitreisefilme

24. Februar 2015 at 18:37

 

 

Anlässlich meines Genusses von Predestination und vor allem einfach auch, weil ich das Genre an sich trotz seiner oft vorhandenen und nicht selten kaum zu übersehenden Logiklöcher sehr gerne mag, denn hier kann man verdrehten Gedankenspielen nahezu freien Lauf lassen, heute mal meine zehn liebsten Filme mit einer Zeitreisethematik.

 

 

 

 

 

10.

Back to the Future (1985)
Back to the Future poster Rating: 8.5/10 (569,097 votes)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Writer: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover
Runtime: 116 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Released: 03 Jul 1985
Plot: A young man is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure his high-school-age parents unite in order to save his own existence.

 

 

 

9.

Donnie Darko (2001)
Donnie Darko poster Rating: 8.1/10 (485,945 votes)
Director: Richard Kelly
Writer: Richard Kelly
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Holmes Osborne, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Daveigh Chase
Runtime: 113 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Released: 30 Jan 2002
Plot: A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident.

 

 

 

8.

The Butterfly Effect (2004)
The Butterfly Effect poster Rating: 7.7/10 (303,691 votes)
Director: Eric Bress, J. Mackye Gruber
Writer: J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Melora Walters, Amy Smart, Elden Henson
Runtime: 113 min
Rated: R
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 23 Jan 2004
Plot: A young man blocks out harmful memories of significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life.

 

 

 

7.

The Time Machine (1960)
The Time Machine poster Rating: 7.6/10 (22,946 votes)
Director: George Pal
Writer: David Duncan (screenplay), H.G. Wells (novel)
Stars: Rod Taylor, Alan Young, Yvette Mimieux, Sebastian Cabot
Runtime: 103 min
Rated: Approved
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Released: 17 Aug 1960
Plot: A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.

 

 

 

6.

La Jetée (1962)
La Jetée poster Rating: 8.4/10 (17,614 votes)
Director: Chris Marker
Writer: Chris Marker (screenplay)
Stars: Jean Négroni, Hélène Chatelain, Davos Hanich, Jacques Ledoux
Runtime: 28 min
Rated: Not Rated
Genre: Short, Drama, Romance
Released: 16 Feb 1962
Plot: Time travel, still images, a past, present and future and the aftermath of World War III. The tale of a man, a slave, sent back and forth, in and out of time, to find a solution to the ...

 

 

 

5.

Source Code (2011)
Source Code poster Rating: 7.5/10 (310,867 votes)
Director: Duncan Jones
Writer: Ben Ripley
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, Jeffrey Wright
Runtime: 93 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 01 Apr 2011
Plot: A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete.

 

 

 

4.

Predestination (2014)
Predestination poster Rating: 7.5/10 (81,129 votes)
Director: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Writer: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig, Robert A. Heinlein (story)
Stars: Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Christopher Kirby, Christopher Sommers
Runtime: 97 min
Rated: R
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Released: 09 Jan 2015
Plot: The life of a time-traveling Temporal Agent. On his final assignment, he must pursue the one criminal that has eluded him throughout time.

 

 

 

3.

Timecrimes (2007)
Timecrimes poster Rating: 7.2/10 (30,679 votes)
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
Writer: Nacho Vigalondo
Stars: Karra Elejalde, Candela Fernández, Bárbara Goenaga, Nacho Vigalondo
Runtime: 92 min
Rated: R
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 27 Jun 2008
Plot: A man accidentally gets into a time machine and travels back in time nearly an hour. Finding himself will be the first of a series of disasters of unforeseeable consequences.

 

 

 

2.

Looper (2012)
Looper poster Rating: 7.5/10 (358,937 votes)
Director: Rian Johnson
Writer: Rian Johnson
Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Paul Dano
Runtime: 119 min
Rated: R
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Released: 28 Sep 2012
Plot: In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits - someone like Joe - who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by sending back Joe's future self for assassination.

 

 

 

1.

Twelve Monkeys (1995)
Twelve Monkeys poster Rating: 8.1/10 (379,973 votes)
Director: Terry Gilliam
Writer: Chris Marker (film La Jetée), David Webb Peoples (screenplay), Janet Peoples (screenplay)
Stars: Joseph Melito, Bruce Willis, Jon Seda, Michael Chance
Runtime: 129 min
Rated: R
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 05 Jan 1996
Plot: In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.

 

 

 

 

Viel Spaß mit dieser Liste. Und vergesst nicht: Where we’re going, we don’t need roads. In diesem Sinne…. 😉