Monday Movie Meme – Time Travel

Feature Presentation…MONDAY MOVIE MEME
This week’s movie topic is all about Time Travel…
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I enjoy  good time travel movie.  Sometimes I don’t really understand how the ‘travel’ is working, but if the movie is fun it doesn’t matter.  Here are a few of my favorites…
1. Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) – Totally excellent, Dude!  Makes me want to see the Wyld Stallyons again :)  And Keanu, of course.
2. Back to the Future  (1985) – One of my husband’s favorite movies, so I’ve seen it more times than I wanted to, but it is a fun movie.  Crazy Doc was my favorite.
3. Lake House (2006) – This one made little to no sense to me as far as how the time travel worked, but I still fell in love with Sandra and Keanu.
4. Kate & Leopold (2001) – Romantic fantasy with Hugh Jackman as the 19th century Duke.  Yum.
5. Deja Vu (2006) – Denzel tries to save over 500 people from an explosion.  Interesting New  Orleans thriller.
Do you have a time travel favorite?  Tell us :)

26 thoughts on “Monday Movie Meme – Time Travel

  1. Back to the Future is one of my all time favorites also! I agree with you about the Lake House. It was a very odd movie. Another one that didn’t make sense to me was Somewhere in Time with Christopher Reeves. The timelines did not seem to coincide with me so by the time the movie was over I was just annoyed with it.

  2. Well, you know how we are about Sandy, and I really thought she and Keanu had some chemistry going on there. I need to watch it again.

    Loved Kate & Leopold…Meg Ryan is always a delight.

    I wish they would make a movie or mini-series from the Outlander books by Diana Gabaldon. Now that would be awesome.

    1. I think Sandy never looked better than she did in The Lake House. Kate & Leopold was on a cable channel this morning and I had to watch for a bit :)

  3. It’s a very charming family film. I don’t think I’ve seen them all, but I really liked the first one.

  4. You know – I thought I was Denzel’s biggest fan, but I realize I have only seen a tiny portion of his work. I have not even heard of this one. I need to arrange a Denzel movie marathon. Do you think he’d stop by to host it? Mmmmmm.

  5. Kate and Leopold is such a cute movie. Have you seen ‘Before you say I do’. It is a romantic comedy on time travel. It isn’t very good but it’s decent enough.

    1. 12 Monkeys was the first movie Jason and I saw together. Not sure I was paying enough attention to get it! Good to see you :)

    1. Somewhere in Time was showing on one of our movie channels Monday night and now it’s waiting for me on the DVR :)
      I love the dance scene in Lake House. So romantic (sigh).

  6. I loved 1,3, and 4 too. Have you ever watched Somewhere in Time with Christopher Reeves and Jane Seymour?? Wonderful movie and it was shot here in Michigan on Mackinac Island.

    1. See last comment. I didn’t know it was filmed on Mackinac. We lived in Michigan for 2 years and I can’t believe we never made a trip there!

  7. I totally forgot about De je vu–I loved that one. Denzel washington is one of my favorite actors. I liked many of the same movies that you listed

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