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Travel through time and space with these selections from our catalog!

     Back to the Future

It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time.

 

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Back to the Future: Part II
Marty visits 2015 to straighten out the future of the McFly family, but Biff Tannen steals the time machine, and with it a book that allows his young self to amass a gambling fortune, which has significant consequences to the present. To correct the problems, Marty and Doc must return to 1955 to retrieve the book.

Back to the Future: Part III
Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong.

 

     The Time Machine

When the Time Traveler courageously stepped out of his machine for the first time, he found himself in the year 802,700--and everything has changed. H.G. Well's famous novel of one man's astonishing journey beyond the conventional limits of the imagination first appeared in 1895. It won him immediate recognition, and has been regarded ever since as one of the great masterpieces in the literature of science fiction.

 

     Oh No! Not Again!

When she does not get a perfect score on her history test, a young girl builds a time machine to remedy the situation.

 

 

     Frequency

John discovers the ability to talk to his father.. who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they're fighting to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them.

 

 

Groundhog Day

Teamed with a relentlessly cheerful producer and a smart-aleck cameraman, TV weatherman Phil Connors is sent to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities. But on his way out of town, Phil is caught in a giant blizzard, which he failed to predict, and finds himself stuck in small-town hell. Just when things couldn't get any worse, they do. Phil wakes the next morning to find it's Groundhog Day all over again-- and again-- and again. Even Andie MacDowell can't ruin this top-notch comedy.

 

     Return to the Titanic: Stowaways

When a teacup from the special collection of Titanic artifacts transports Tucker and Maya back to the day the Titanic sunk, they set out to find their new friend Liam and his family--can they convince the captain to change the ship's course and rewrite history before the ship hits the iceberg?

 

 

     Where's Waldo Now?

Follow Waldo as he travels through different time periods in history as you try to find him in the illustrations of some of the crowded events in which he participates.

Also in the catalog:

Where's Waldo?  -  Where's Waldo?: in Hollywood
Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey

 

     Primer

Everything you think you know about modern science is about to unravel in this critically acclaimed film about two young engineers and the consequences they face when they accidentally invent a machine that enables them to travel back in time.

 

 

     Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

During his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter must confront the devious and dangerous wizard responsible for his parents' deaths. As he investigates the miracle that saved his life, Harry must travel back in time to solve the mystery.

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Audiobook  -  DVD  -  Blu-Ray
 

     Source Code

When Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, he discovers he's part of an experimental government program that enables him to cross over into another man's identity in the last eight minutes of his life. In order to identify the bomber of a Chicago commuter train, he must relive the incident over and over again, gathering clues to prevent an even deadlier second terrorist attack.

 

     Looper

In the year 2074, the mob sends problem people back in time, where a hired gun awaits to eliminate them. Joe is one such hired gun, good at what he does. But problems arise when the mob tries to 'close the loop,' and Joe comes face-to-face with his future self during a hit. When Joe's future self escapes after he hesitates to finish the assignment, Joe must chase himself down and finish the job.

 

     About Time

The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life, so he decides to make his world a better place by getting a girlfriend. But as his unusual life progresses, Tim discovers that, in the end, making the most of life may not need time travel at all.

 

     Timeline

A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357...from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history--and make it back to the 21st century alive.

Also in the catalog:

Audiobook  -  DVD

 

Doctor Who

Anything featuring The Doctor is about time travel, but that's what happens when you're a Time Lord! Featured above are some of the special episodes and books we have available, but if you're looking for more of a linear storyline, we also have the entire rebooted series on DVD.

Series 1  -  Series 2  -  Series 3  -  Series 4  -  Series 5  -  Series 6  -  Series 7

 

 

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