MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,570 this week

Journey Through the Past (1974)

R  |   |  Documentary, Music  |  May 1974 (USA)
6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 101 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 2 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

(as Bernard Shakey)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 12 titles
created 15 Apr 2012
 
a list of 192 titles
created 20 May 2012
 
J
a list of 539 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 18 Mar 2013
 
a list of 79 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Journey Through the Past (1974)

Journey Through the Past (1974) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Journey Through the Past.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The war in Iraq is the backdrop as the Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young "Freedom of Speech Tour" crisscrosses North America. Echoes of Vietnam-era anti-war sentiment abound as the band connects with today's audiences.

Directors: Neil Young, Benjamin Johnson
Stars: David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash
Love at Large (1990)
Comedy | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A down and out private detective (Berenger) is asked by a beautiful woman (Archer) to follow her lover (Young) because she thinks he may be planning to kill her. Due to her poor description... See full summary »

Director: Alan Rudolph
Stars: Tom Berenger, Elizabeth Perkins, Anne Archer
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Neil Young returns to his birth Canadian province of Ontario to revisit his old haunts and to perform in Toronto's vintage Massey Hall.

Director: Jonathan Demme
Stars: Neil Young
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Story about director Apichatpong Weerasethakul's parents who were both doctors, and director's memories about growing up in the hospital environment.

Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul
Stars: Nantarat Sawaddikul, Jaruchai Iamaram, Sophon Pukanok
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A Chinese warlord and an engaged Christian missionary fall in love.

Director: Frank Capra
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, Toshia Mori
Comedy | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-convict husband shows up.

Director: Jonathan Demme
Stars: Jeff Daniels, Melanie Griffith, George 'Red' Schwartz
$9.99 (2008)
Animation | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A stop-motion animated story about people living in a Sydney apartment complex looking for meaning in their lives.

Director: Tatia Rosenthal
Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Anthony LaPaglia, Samuel Johnson
Secret Honor (1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A fictionalized former President Richard M. Nixon offers a solitary, stream-of-consciousness reflection on his life and political career - and the "true" reasons for the Watergate scandal and his resignation.

Director: Robert Altman
Stars: Philip Baker Hall
Repo Man (1984)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.

Director: Alex Cox
Stars: Harry Dean Stanton, Emilio Estevez, Tracey Walter
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Against a background of war breaking out in Europe and the Mexican fiesta Day of Death, we are taken through one day in the life of Geoffrey Firmin, a British consul living in alcoholic ... See full summary »

Director: John Huston
Stars: Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Andrews
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.

Director: Robert Altman
Stars: Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler
Walker (1987)
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An unconventional retelling of the life of William Walker, a 19th century American mercenary leader who became the president of Nicaragua.

Director: Alex Cox
Stars: Ed Harris, Richard Masur, Rene Auberjonois
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Everybody look what's goin' down...

Genres:

Documentary | Music

Certificate:

R
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

May 1974 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features The Hollywood Palace (1964) See more »

Soundtracks

Rock And Roll Woman
Written by Stephen Stills
Performed by Buffalo Springfield (as The Buffalo Springfield)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Saw original print back in 1974
6 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Was discussing the film this afternoon with a friend who hadn't seen it. I told him I was in a slightly altered state of mind when I saw it, and that it was the kind of film that you think afterwards you might have better understood with a clear mind. Not necessarily and probably unlikely. Our college film club was showing it on a Saturday night. It wasn't the sort of movie you'd see at the local theatre. The fact remains that one particular remark Neil made somewhere during the film hit me like a divine revelation. It totally changed my understanding of reality.

Might sound pretty far out, but I've often wondered about that film. Couldn't remember the title. If anyone tracks a copy down, put me on your list of people who are interested in seeing it again.


1 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Journey Through the Past (1974) drttoldman
What's it like? GameHen
DVD Announced !!!!! Mike-Zlotnicki
Discuss Journey Through the Past (1974) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page