The Best Time Travel Movies You’ve Never Seen

/Film | 9/22/2018 | Rob Hunter
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Time travel is a peculiar thing. In movies, I mean, not real life where we all do it every single day from one second to the next. The story ideas built on its back have resulted in several of our favorite films over the years including Back to the Future, Predestination, Edge of Tomorrow, Time Bandits, Primer, Edge of Tomorrow, The Terminator, Looper, and Edge of Tomorrow. The very concept, though, is prone to all manner of inconsistencies, plot holes, and head-scratchers, and you’d be hard-pressed to find an example of a time travel movie without at least a single frustrating paradox.

So why bother trying? Instead, we’re going to take a look at six more great time travel movies that entertain despite not catching on with the general public. They’re lesser known but not less worthy of your time. See what I did there? You’re welcome.

Woman - Kids - Squalor - Housekeeper - Country

A woman and her kids are temporarily rescued from squalor after she’s mysteriously hired as housekeeper at a remote country estate. Her kids quickly discover the truth behind it all when ghosts from the past come asking for help. The two dead children recruit the living, and using a smelly concoction as a liquid time machine the children are whisked backward one hundred years in the hopes of saving their new dead friends’ lives.

Sound grim, doesn’t it? Well that’s the beauty of “kids” movies from the 1970s – they may be G-rated, but they didn’t mind being disturbing as **** when the situation called for it. Here our hero kids are tasked with preventing two other children from burning to death, and it won’t be easy as an extra layer of terror exists in the realization that the fire will be no accident. Some nasty people are planning to off the kids in pursuit of...
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