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Time Travel

Who hasn't wanted to whizz back in time and check out the dinosaurs, or find out just how they built the pyramids? Or perhaps fast forward and see what your grandchildren look like? The concept of time travel has been around long before there was any hope of achieving it, though scientists now feel it is, in theory at least, a possiblility! Meanwhile the closest we can come to travelling through time is via the magic of movies... Please note: the most famous time traveller of them all, Doctor Who and his trusty police box, make only a token appearance on this list as to include all those titles would quickly transform the collection into a 'Doctor Who Category'. Pictured: Marty and the Doc test-drive the DeLorean.

Terminator 2: Judgment Day ( Blu-ray ) (1991)

7.1/10
Director: James Cameron
Starring: Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Schwarzenegger the cyborg is "baaack" in a big way, this time defending Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton) and her young son from a killing machine from th... Read more

Doctor Who: Castrovalva (1982)

8.7/10
Director: Fiona Cumming
Starring: Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton, Matthew Waterhouse, Anthony Ainley

Peter Davison makes his debut as the regenerated Doctor, following on directly from the Tom Baker finale, 'Logopolis', he escapes with his companions... Read more

Ashes to Ashes: Series 1 (2008)

8.2/10
Starring: Philip Glenister, Keeley Hawes, Dean Andrews, Marshall Lancaster, Montserrat Lom...

A sort-of sequel to the British series 'Life on Mars', only this time the time-hopping detective is a woman and a trained psychologist who finds herse... Read more

The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)

6.6/10
Director: Rob Minkoff
Starring: Jet Li, Jackie Chan, Michael Angarano, Yifei Liu, Collin Chou, Bingbing Li

Jackie Chan and Jet Li, together at last! Nothing more is required to lure any self-respecting martial arts fan, but happily there is more in this Eas... Read more

Mr Peabody and Sherman (2014)

Director: Rob Minkoff
Starring: Ty Burrell, Max Charles

Animated family comedy, from the creators of "The Croods" and "How to Train Your Dragon", in which Mr. Peabody (Ty Burrell) is an inventor, scientist... Read more

Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)

6.3/10
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Starring: Kathleen Turner, Nicolas Cage, Barry Miller

Wistful, and often joyously funny film featuring Kathleen Turner as Peggy, a 43-year-old mother of two and facing a divorce. A freak mishap at her hig... Read more

Freejack (1992)

5.3/10
Director: Geoff Murphy
Starring: Emilio Estevez, Anthony Hopkins, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo

A race car driver dies in 1991 and finds his body snatched into the year 2009 so that it may house the soul of a ruthless tycoon. The wasted talent in... Read more

Doctor Who: The Time Warrior (1973)

8.7/10
Director: Alan Bromly
Starring: Jon Pertwee, Elisabeth Sladen, Nicholas Courtney

Linx, an alien Captain of the Sontaran race, lands his starship crippled by the Rutans, in medieval times outside a castle belonging to the robber chi... Read more

The i Inside (2003)

6.1/10
Director: Roland Suso Richter
Starring: Ryan Phillippe, Sarah Polley, Piper Perabo, Stephen Rea, Robert Sean Leonard, St...

A time-hopping, psychological thriller with Ryan Phillippe as Simon, who wakes up in hospital with no memory of the previous two years. When he discov... Read more

Doctor Who: The Pirate Planet (The Key to Time: Story 2) (1978)

8.7/10
Starring: Tom Baker, Mary Tamm

The Doctor and Romana arrive on the planet Zanak in search of the second segment to the Key to Time. It's a beautiful place but ruled over by a terri... Read more