There are enthusiasts for comedy movies, documentaries, or maybe sci-fi movies, but there is a very niche audience of enthusiasts who preferably love to watch time travel movies and why not, I mean there’s nothing more puzzling or mind-boggling movies as the movies which are based on time travel.
This kind of sci-fi stuff provides some of the most amazing and unbelievable theories that you enjoy to the fullest while watching movies on time travel. Along with the theories, there is a roller coaster of plots in the movie, making your scratch your head and keeping up with the situation.
If you are one of those guys who are looking for the best time travel movies, you
have landed on the right page. We are collating a tailored list of top time travel movies in no particular order just for you and here it goes.
Released in the year 2020 in September, Tenet is the latest addition to the list. It is a science fiction action-thriller film written and directed by the great Christopher Nolan, who produced it with Emma Thomas. A secret agent who is armed just with a single word as a weapon is out to save the world from World war III and the best part is that he has to do all of this while defying the laws of nature and bypass the time to complete the mission he is out for.
Tenet is rated 7.5/10 by IMDB and you can find this movie on Amazon Prime Video.
2. Men in Black 3:
Men in Black 3 is an American Sci-fi movie based on time travel which was released in the year 2012 starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, and Josh Brolin as the lead character. The movie was directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and it’s about Boris, an alien criminal, who escapes a high-security prison and now it’s up to Agent J to bring him back to the prison.
And for that matter, he time travels and goes back in time where he finds a younger Agent K to help him in his quest.
It scores a 6.8/10 on IMDB and is available on Amazon Prime Video to watch.
3. Avengers Endgame:
Released in the year 2019, Avengers Endgame is a classic creation by the Marvel cinematic
universe based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. The movie was directed by Joe and Anthony Russo and is one of the biggest hits of all time. The movie is based on a plot where the world is in danger at the hands of Thanos and to save the world from him, all the superheroes unite to fight against him and they go in the past and come again to the present to win the battle. This is surely a must-watch.
It’s rated a solid 8.4/10 on IMDB and is available on Disney+Hotstar to watch.
4. Happy Death Day 2U:
2019 American Sci-fi movie, Happy Death Day 2U is a black comedy film which is written and directed by Christopher Landon. The movie is about Tree Gelbman, who is the survivor of a time loop in which she was murdered repeatedly by a sadistic killer. However, when she finds herself in the same situation again, she stops all of this for the good.
Rated 6.2/10, Happy Death Day 2U is a decent slasher you can watch on Netflix.
5. Deadpool 2:
Deadpool 2 is a 2018 Action/Adventure movie produced by the Marvel cinematic universe from the Marvel Comics character Deadpool and it’s the 11th addition to the X-Men series.
The movie’s plot revolves around an angry teenage mutant Russel living in an orphanage and is a future genetically enhanced soldier. When Deadpool meets him he has to help the boy from the powerful enemy(Cable) and he forms a team to do so. An amazing movie with a great plot.
Deadpool is rated 7.7/10 on IMDB and is available on DIsney+Hotstar to watch now.
A 2014 Australian Sci-fi movie, Predestination is an action thriller that is written and directed by Michael and Peter Spierig. The plot of the movie shows the life of a Temporal Agent who is sent on an intricate series of time-travel journeys that are designed to ensure the continuation of his law enforcement career for all his eternity. Now, on his final assignment, the Agent must catch on to the one criminal that has fled him throughout his life through ups and downs.
Predestination has been rated 7.5/10 and is a must-watch. Available on Prime Video.
7. X-Men: Days of Future Past:
Released in the year 2014, X-Men: Days of Future Past is an Action/Adventure movie addition to the X-Men series of movies, and it’s directed by Bryan Singer. And it is one of my personal favorites. The plot of the movie is as follows: Wolverine wakes up at the school in the year 2023 to get Iceman, Colossus, Kitty, Hank, Storm, Rogue, Jean Grey, Scott Summers, and Xavie. And here Logan asks Xavier for 1973 to the present timeline, and, realizes that Wolverine from the original timeline has returned. Now Wolverine has to travel back in time to stop Mystique from assassinating Bolivar Trask, whose death leads to the creation of the Sentinels, which are robots designed to kill mutants.
Rated 7.9/10 on IMDB, X-Men Days of Future Past is available on Disney+Hotstar.
Interstellar is again, one of Nolan classics; Released in the year 2014, Interstellar is a
British-American Sci-fi movie directed by Christopher Nolan.
The plot of the movie is around how the earth as a planet is becoming inhabitable in the future for humans, so an ex-NASA pilot named Joseph Cooper and a team of pilots on a
spacecraft are given a task to find another planet with a similar habitat to live for the humans. And there in the space comes a lot of problems making it difficult for the team to survive. A must-watch for sure.
Interstellar is rated a solid 8.6/10 on IMDB, and is available on Netflix.
Donnie Darko was released in the year 2001; is an American Sci-fi psychological thriller film which is written and directed by Richard Kelly. Donnie Darko is an awkward teenager character in the movie who becomes friend with Frank, a figure in a bunny costume which only he could see. He tells Donnie that the world will end in 28 days, 6 hours, 42 minutes, and 12 seconds. Now when he returns home, he finds a jet engine that has crashed into his bedroom. Is Donnie living in a parallel universe or is he suffering from mental illness, or will the world really be going to end? Find out in the movie!
Rated 8/10, Donnie Darko is a must-watch movie and is available on Amazon Prime Video.
In 2014, Lucy is an English – French Sci-fi action film written and directed by Luc Besson and features Scarless Johanson in the lead role. Lucy(Scarlett) somehow gains extraordinary physical and mental capabilities after the effects of a performance-enhancing drug that is shot in her body and now the percentage usage of her
brain starts to increase rapidly. Soon, she evolves as a warrior who is now destroying those who held her captive. She becomes deadly and uncontrollable. Again, Lucy is a must-watch.
Rated 6.4 on IMDB, Lucy can be watched on Netflix.
These are my top 10 time-travel movie recommendations, a tailored list of the best you should definitely watch if you haven’t until now. Add these to your watchlist and enjoy the Sci-fi cinema in your lockdown to juice it up.