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1. Project Almanac (2014)

PG-13 | 106 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.3
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47 Metascore

A group of teens discover secret plans of a time machine, and construct one. However, things start to get out of control.

Writers: Jason Pagan, Andrew Deutschman | Director: Dean Israelite | Stars: Amy Landecker, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Virginia Gardner, Jonny Weston

Votes: 16,591

2. Star Trek (2009)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.0
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83 Metascore

The brash James T. Kirk tries to live up to his father's legacy with Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful, time-traveling Romulan creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time.

Writers: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Gene Roddenberry | Director: J.J. Abrams | Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Leonard Nimoy

Votes: 460,088

3. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.5
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68 Metascore

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her young son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg, made out of liquid metal.

Writers: James Cameron, William Wisher Jr. | Director: James Cameron | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Votes: 633,986

4. Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.5
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63 Metascore

A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.

Writers: Josh Heald, Sean Anders, John Morris | Director: Steve Pink | Stars: John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke

Votes: 127,561

5. Twelve Monkeys (1995)

R | 129 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.1
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74 Metascore

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.

Writers: Chris Marker, David Webb Peoples, Janet Peoples | Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Joseph Melito

Votes: 405,050

6. Men in Black 3 (2012)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.9
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58 Metascore

Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.

Writers: Etan Cohen, Lowell Cunningham | Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement

Votes: 232,736

7. Source Code (2011)

PG-13 | 93 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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74 Metascore

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.

Writer: Ben Ripley | Director: Duncan Jones | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, Jeffrey Wright

Votes: 326,283

8. Groundhog Day (1993)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

8.1
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72 Metascore

A weatherman finds himself living the same day over and over again.

Writers: Danny Rubin, Harold Ramis | Director: Harold Ramis | Stars: Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott, Stephen Tobolowsky

Votes: 372,688

9. Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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After the Flash accidentally creates a ripple in the space-time continuum, he finds himself in a war torn alternate timeline and teams up with alternate versions of his fellow heroes to return home and restore the timeline.

Writers: Bill Finger, Geoff Johns, James Krieg, Andy Kubert | Director: Jay Oliva | Stars: Justin Chambers, C. Thomas Howell, Michael B. Jordan, Kevin McKidd

Votes: 15,551

10. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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Scientist Sam Beckett finds himself trapped in time--"leaping" into the body of a different person in a different time period each week.

Creator: Donald P. Bellisario | Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Deborah Pratt, Dennis Wolfberg

Votes: 18,354

11. Sliders (1995–2000)

60 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy

7.5
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A boy genius and his comrades travel to different parallel universes, trying to find their way back home.

Creators: Tracy Tormé, Robert K. Weiss | Stars: Jerry O'Connell, Sabrina Lloyd, John Rhys-Davies, Cleavant Derricks

Votes: 11,726

12. A Boy and His Dog (1975)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A post-apocalyptic tale based on a novella by Harlan Ellison. A boy communicates telepathically with his dog as they scavenge for food and sex, and they stumble into an underground society ... See full summary »

Writers: L.Q. Jones, Harlan Ellison | Director: L.Q. Jones | Stars: Don Johnson, Jason Robards, Susanne Benton, Tim McIntire

Votes: 11,320

13. Stargate: The Ark of Truth (2008 Video)

97 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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SG-1 search for an Ancient Artifact to finally defeat the Ori. But the Artifact is in the Ori Galaxy.

Writer: Robert C. Cooper | Director: Robert C. Cooper | Stars: Ben Browder, Amanda Tapping, Christopher Judge, Michael Shanks

Votes: 13,189

14. The Place Promised in Our Early Days (2004)

91 min | Animation, Drama, Romance

7.3
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In an alternate postwar timeline, Japan is divided into the Union-controlled North and the US-controlled South.

Writers: Makoto Shinkai, Steven Foster | Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Hidetaka Yoshioka, Masato Hagiwara, Yuka Nanri, Unshô Ishizuka

Votes: 6,991

15. Retroactive (1997)

R | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.3
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A psychiatrist makes multiple trips through time to save a woman that was murdered by her brutal husband.

Writers: Michael Hamilton-Wright, Robert Strauss, Phillip Badger | Director: Louis Morneau | Stars: James Belushi, Kylie Travis, Shannon Whirry, Frank Whaley

Votes: 3,895

16. C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)

Unrated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, War

6.4
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62 Metascore

Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.

Writer: Kevin Willmott | Director: Kevin Willmott | Stars: Greg Kirsch, Renee Patrick, Molly Graham, William Willmott

Votes: 3,913

17. Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 (2000 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.6
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You play either side of a new Allied/Soviet war when the real villian is an evil master of mind control.

Writers: Jason Henderson, John Hight, Donny Miele | Director: Joseph D. Kucan | Stars: Ray Wise, Udo Kier, Barry Corbin, Kari Wuhrer

Votes: 1,751

18. Command & Conquer: Yuri's Revenge (2001 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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You play either the Soviet or Allied sides as you do battle against the mad scientist, Yuri.

Writers: John Hight, Wynne McLaughlin | Director: Joseph D. Kucan | Stars: Athena Massey, Udo Kier, Aleksandra Kaniak, Kari Wuhrer

Votes: 682

19. Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (1999 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.9
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The Sequel to Tiberium Dawn details the happenings of the 21st century where Tiberium has spread across the globe.

Writers: John Scott Lewinski, Donny Miele, Peter Ocko, Margaret Stohl, Erik Yeo, Brett Sperry, Paul Robinson | Directors: Joseph D. Kucan, Donny Miele | Stars: Michael Biehn, James Earl Jones, Joseph D. Kucan, Frank Zagarino

Votes: 991

20. Command & Conquer: Red Alert (1996 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.6
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In an alternative Earth, where Hitler was eliminated from history, you play either side of a new war of the Soviet Union vs. the Allies.

Writers: John Scott Lewinski, Joe Bostic, Ed Del Castillo, Adam Isgreen, Brett Sperry, Ron Smith | Director: Joseph D. Kucan | Stars: Arthur Roberts, Barry Kramer, John Milford, Lynne Litteer

Votes: 1,329

21. Christmas Every Day (1996 TV Movie)

95 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.4
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Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball and just can't make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his Dad's store out ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Alix, Nancey Silvers | Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Robert Hays, Bess Armstrong, Erik von Detten, Yvonne Zima

Votes: 732

22. Command & Conquer (1995 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.4
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When a new and powerful mineral, the Tiberium, is discovered, two organizations start a war for its control: the criminal Brotherhood of NOD and the UN derived GDI forces.

Writers: Joe Bostic, Eydie Laramore, Ron Smith, Brett Sperry | Director: Joseph D. Kucan | Stars: Eric Martin, Joseph D. Kucan, Bill Collins, Eric Gooch

Votes: 978

23. Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight (2010 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

3.8
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Tiberian Twilight is the last episode of the Tiberium saga, involving Kane. Global Defense Initiative (GDI) and Brotherhood of Nod is still at war fighting for peace. However, the alien ... See full summary »

Writers: Dana Melton, Kal-El Bogdanove, Timothy Cubbison, Bennett Smith | Stars: Joseph D. Kucan, Iona Morris, Emily Hampshire, Christopher Wolfe

Votes: 120

24. Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 3, Citizen Brown (2011 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.4
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Marty returns to 1986 only to discover that Hill Valley has been turned into a brainwashed society led by an alternate version of Doc.

Writers: Bob Gale, Andy Hartzell, J.D. Straw, Robert Zemeckis | Director: Eric Parsons | Stars: A.J. Locascio, Christopher Lloyd, Andrew Chaikin, Rebecca Schweitzer

Votes: 149

25. Command & Conquer: Generals (2003 Video Game)

Action, Adventure

8.1
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Set about 15-20 years from now, Generals focuses on the growing threat of the Global Liberation Army (GLA). Both China and the US are having problems with the group that sees both of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Aki Aleong, Ivan Allen, June Angela, Gregg Berger

Votes: 624

26. Doctor Who: The Adventure Games - City of the Daleks (2010 Video Game)

Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.5
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The Doctor and Amy Pond visit London in 1963, only to find it in ruins through the Daleks. Now the two must save Earth by confronting the Daleks in Skaro.

Writer: Phil Ford | Stars: Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Sara Carver, Nicholas Briggs

Votes: 43

27. Command & Conquer: Renegade (2002 Video Game)

Animation, Action, Adventure

7.1
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You are Havoc, a GDI commando who GDI soldiers look up to. Set during Command & Conquer, you blast and kill every NOD soldier. Instead of controlling your units, you are actually fighting ... See full summary »

Writers: Jason Henderson, Wynne McLaughlin, Paul Robinson | Directors: Joseph D. Kucan, Donny Miele | Stars: Wally Wingert, David Lodge, Kia Huntzinger, Leigh-Allyn Baker

Votes: 286

28. Crimson Skies (2000 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Animation

7.6
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Follow the adventures of air pirate Nathan Zachary and his band of fighters in 1937. The United States Great Depression has caused the lands of North America to split into numerous ... See full summary »

Writers: Lane Raichert, Eric Trautmann | Stars: Carole Ruggier, Joel Stopka, Daniel Riordan

Votes: 61

29. Command & Conquer: Red Alert - Retaliation (1998 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Command & Conquer: Red Alert: Retaliation is an adaptation of two add-on packs created for the PC game Command & Conquer: Red Alert, the prequel to the original Command & Conquer game. As ... See full summary »

Writer: Margaret Stohl | Director: Joseph D. Kucan | Stars: Barry Corbin, Alan Charof, Jason Curtice, Simon Golding

Votes: 206

30. Superheroine Double Feature (1998 Video)

69 min | Adventure

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Two stories in this bondage anthology. In the first, a sorceress joins forces with a evil ninja to capture the world's mightiest woman. After forcing the superheroine to reveal all her ... See full summary »

Director: Jon Woods | Stars: Eve Ellis, Talia Monet, Shawna Lake, Cindy Jessup

31. Command & Conquer: The Covert Operations (1996 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Add a Plot

Stars: Kia Huntzinger, Joseph D. Kucan

Votes: 141

32. Encrucijada (2012)

16 min | Short, Drama

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David tries to reach the LDS Institute he studies in, but there are many forked paths for him in the road.

Writer: Esteban Corzo | Director: Esteban Corzo | Stars: Sebastián Chacón, Andrea Contreras, Diego Contreras, Esteban Corzo

33. Destiny (2012 Video)

5 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

8.0
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A man who is obsessed with clocks wakes up, going through his perfectly synchronized morning routine before stepping out and getting hit by a bus. He walks up instantly to find himself back... See full summary »

Writer: Fabien Weibel | Director: Fabien Weibel

Votes: 24

34. The Last Man (2009)

10 min | Short, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.9
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A brilliant scientist on the verge of death by a worldwide vampire-like epidemic receives an unusual visitor - himself from the post-apocalyptic future set on preventing his past self from becoming cursed.

Writer: Kevin Martin | Director: Kevin Martin | Stars: Matt Delcalzo, Sam Van Chama

Votes: 7

35. Community (2009– )
Episode: Advanced Introduction to Finality (2013)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.8
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A plan to celebrate Jeff's (Joel McHale) early graduation is unexpectedly disrupted by the study group's evil doppelgangers from the Darkest Timeline.

Creator: Dan Harmon | Director: Tristram Shapeero | Stars: Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown

Votes: 820

36. Family Guy (1999– )
Episode: Back to the Pilot (2011)

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy

8.4
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Brian and Stewie travel back in time to January 31, 1999 and witness the events that took place in the very first episode of Family Guy, "Death Has a Shadow".

Creators: Seth MacFarlane, David Zuckerman | Directors: Dominic Bianchi, Peter Shin | Stars: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

Votes: 904

37. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Carnival of Monsters: Episode Three (1973)

TV-PG | 25 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.8
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The Doctor and Jo return to the Bernice to try and aid their escape but find themselves pursued by the Drashigs.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Director: Barry Letts | Stars: Jon Pertwee, Katy Manning, Tenniel Evans, Ian Marter

Votes: 161

38. Misfits (2009–2013)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2009)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.7
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Curtis is reunited with his old girlfriend, and tries to set things right using his powers, with serious consequences.

Writer: Howard Overman | Directors: Tom Green, China Moo-Young | Stars: Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Antonia Thomas, Robert Sheehan, Anna Koval

Votes: 549

39. Misfits (2009–2013)
Episode: Episode #3.4 (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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Elderly Jew Friedrich Hirsch travels back to 1930s Berlin to kill Hitler but fails and the Nazis use his mobile phone technology which alters history so Germany wins the war and present day... See full summary »

Creator: Howard Overman | Directors: Alex Garcia Lopez, Wayne Yip | Stars: Joseph Gilgun, Iwan Rheon, Lauren Socha, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett

Votes: 428

40. Supernatural (2005– )
Episode: My Heart Will Go On (2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.7
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After a series of weird deaths in Chester, Pennsylvania, Dean and Sam discover that Balthazar has changed the history, avoiding the collision of the Titanic with an iceberg. Now Fate is ... See full summary »

Creator: Eric Kripke | Director: Philip Sgriccia | Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, Jim Beaver

Votes: 1,376

41. Highlander (1992–1998)
Episode: Not to Be (1998)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.4
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Duncan's tour of the Duncan-less world continues with Tessa, who is living an empty married life, and other friends who are living equally sad lives.

Writers: Morrie Ruvinsky, David Tynan | Director: Dennis Berry | Stars: Jim Byrnes, Roger Daltrey, Eva Gord, Elizabeth Gracen

Votes: 86

42. Star Trek (1966–1969)
Episode: The City on the Edge of Forever (1967)

50 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

9.3
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When a temporarily maddened Dr. McCoy alters history and eliminates his time, Kirk and Spock follow him to prevent it, but the price to do so is high.

Creator: Gene Roddenberry | Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Joan Collins, DeForest Kelley

Votes: 1,930

43. Doctor Who (2005– )
Episode: Turn Left (2008)

TV-PG | 49 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.8
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What would happen if Donna never met the Doctor? How would Earth handle the Racnoss, the falling Titanic or the Sontarans? Aided by a familiar blonde time traveler, Donna corrects the alternate time line from happening.

Writer: Russell T. Davies | Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Billie Piper, Bernard Cribbins

Votes: 2,841

44. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Yesterday's Enterprise (1990)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.1
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The Enterprise C enters the Enterprise D's time and space continuum, where they find Picard and crew in a constant state of war with the Klingons, and only Guinan knows it.

Creator: Gene Roddenberry | Director: David Carson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,543