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Time Machine: The Journey Back (1993)

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In this follow up to the Time Machine, Filby is still the caretaker of his friend George's house ten years following George's trip to the future. Filby is then surprised to see his old ... See full summary »

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In this follow up to the Time Machine, Filby is still the caretaker of his friend George's house ten years following George's trip to the future. Filby is then surprised to see his old friend return to his home to retrieve some books to help in his quest to rebuild humanity. During the stay, Filby implores his good friend to stay and resume his life there. However, George refuses and tells James that he has chosen to remain in the future. Also, it is a sad return for George due to the fact that at the time he returns it is just prior to the beginning of World War I and he does all he can to try to not reveal the tragic future of his good friend. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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David Filby died on May 15, 1916. In reality, Alan Young died on May 19, 2016. See more »

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It was great!!!
13 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

I loved this doc. As a fan of George Pal's film it was a real thrill to see Rod Taylor, Alan Young and Whit Bissell again. The little film at the end of the doc is GREAT!!! Better than that so called re-make of George Pal's film. This litle film gave me goose bumps to see George and Filby back together. My hats off to Rod Taylor, Alan Young and David Duncan. Also, to Clyde Lucas the director. Thank you all from a true fan.


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