7.1/10
6,042
64 user 6 critic

Phil of the Future 

A family from 2121 is stuck in 2004, trying desperately to fit in.
Reviews
Popularity
2,534 ( 231)

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2006   2005   2004  
6 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

That's So Raven (2003–2007)
Comedy | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A teenage girl periodically receives brief psychic visions of the near future. Trying to make these visions come true results in trouble, and hilarious situations, for the girl and her friends.

Stars: Raven-Symoné, Orlando Brown, Anneliese van der Pol
Lizzie McGuire (2001–2004)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The daily adventures of an adolescent girl whose real thoughts and emotions are expressed by her sarcastic animated alter ego.

Stars: Hilary Duff, Adam Lamberg, Robert Carradine
Even Stevens (2000–2003)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The misadventures of the Stevens family of five in Sacramento, California.

Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Christy Carlson Romano, A.J. Trauth
The Proud Family (2001–2005)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Animated adventures of Penny Proud, a girl growing up with the help of her friends.

Stars: Kyla Pratt, Tommy Davidson, Jo Marie Payton
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Comedy about identical twins living at the Tipton Hotel with their single mother who is a lounge singer at the hotel.

Stars: Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse, Brenda Song
Kim Possible (2002–2007)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A high school cheerleader is aided by her accident-prone best friend as they balance fighting global crime with the typical challenges of adolescence.

Stars: Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright
Wizards of Waverly Place (2007–2012)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Russo family may be an ordinary family with an average restaurant, but behind close doors, all three children must compete to be the next family wizard.

Stars: Selena Gomez, David Henrie, Jake T. Austin
Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A teenage slacker is given the ability to turn into the American Dragon and defends all mythical creatures that secretly reside in the human world.

Stars: Dante Basco, Charlie Finn, kittie KaBoom
The Suite Life on Deck (2008–2011)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Spin-off of the hit Disney Channel series "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody," in which twin brothers Zack and Cody Martin and hotel heiress London Tipton enroll in a semester-at-sea program aboard a ship called the SS Tipton.

Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song
Hannah Montana (2006–2011)
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Adventures of a teenage pop star who keeps her identity secret from even her closest friends by using a disguise on-stage.

Stars: Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Jason Earles
The Amanda Show (1999–2002)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A comedy sketch show centered around "All That" alum Amanda Bynes.

Stars: Amanda Bynes, Drake Bell, Nancy Sullivan
The Even Stevens Movie (TV Movie 2003)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The Stevens think that they've won an all-expenses-paid trip to an island that's halfway around the world. When their house is destroyed, their food stolen, and their bacon eaten, the ... See full summary »

Director: Sean McNamara
Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Christy Carlson Romano, Donna Pescow
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Raviv Ullman ...  Phil Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Amy Bruckner ...  Pim Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Craig Anton ...  Lloyd Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Lise Simms ...  Barbara Diffy / ... 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Aly Michalka ...  Keely Teslow 43 episodes, 2004-2006
J.P. Manoux ...  Curtis / ... 30 episodes, 2004-2006
Edit

Storyline

Phil Diffy is the oldest child in a normal family. His sister, Pim is an often devious girl with an unusual vocal talent, his mother has a robotic body, and his father spends all of his time working on their broken time machine. Okay, so Phil would be normal he were in his own time. Until then, the Diffys are stuck in the early 21st Century (what they consider the past) and trying to fit in. Only one person knows their secret, Phil's new best friend bubbly and popular Keely Teslow. But with this new life and the misadventures that come with it become the norm, when the time comes will Phil want to return to the future? Written by Max Vaughn

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A Comedy That's Ahead of Its Time


Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Disney's Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 June 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Out of Timers See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Candida is the name of Pim's recurring nemesis, but is also the name of a fungus. See more »

Goofs

When Phil becomes a statue, his arms move slightly. See more »

Quotes

[Pim is foiled by static electricity and her hair is smoking in the hallway]
Mr. Hackett: [cheerfully] No smoking!
[she glares at him]
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Awesome Disney Channel Show
17 June 2006 | by scissorhands__emilySee all my reviews

I love "Phil of the Future"! It is such a great Disney Channel Show. At first I was skeptical at the commercials thinking it would be just another dumb show, but I was really surprised. Once I started watching it I liked it more and more. It's pretty funny. I think it throws the jokes in at just the right time and I also think there are so many cute moments in this between Phil and Keely (I know, I'm a Pheely fan!). Pim is a really hilarious character and most of the words from her mouth are big laughs. I think all the acting is well done and that it is a good change from the usual shows because it's a completely different theme from everything else with the Diffy's coming from the future. This show seems to have a pretty good range in fans to. Older and younger kids can like this. Younger kids because it's funny and has all of these cool gadgets and older kids because of the great chemistry between Pheely and also the comedy. I'd definitely recommend this as I think it's the best show Disney Channel has right now (prefer this to Suite Life and Raven).


16 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 64 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed