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The Time Machine

The Time Machine(1960)

Also Known As: H. G. Wells' The Time Machine |

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Brief Synopsis

A turn-of-the-century inventor sends himself into the future to save humanity.

Cast & Crew

George Pal Director
Rod Taylor George, Time Traveler
Alan Young David Filby/James Filby
Sebastian Cabot Dr. Hillyer
Tom Helmore Anthony Bridewell
Whit Bissell Walter Kemp
Doris Lloyd Mrs. Watchett
Rob Barran Young man
James Skelly Man in white
Paul C. Vogel Director of Photography
David Duncan Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  Chicago opening: 22 Jul 1960; Los Angeles opening: 3 Aug 1960; New York opening: 17 Aug 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  A George Pal Production
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Color/B&W:  Color (Metrocolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System), Stereo Production Co:  Galaxy Films, Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  103 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,230    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • The Time Machine

    albert collins 2019-07-23

    Rich technicolor, lavish period costumes, imaginative sets, help make this film a timeless sci fi classic. MORE>

  • SCI FI not horror

    Elwood 2019-07-15

    I've enjoyed and respected this movie for sixty plus years. Rod Taylor is just excellent. But I also agree with several comments below. This is... MORE>

  • Magnificent film

    v etc 2018-01-15

    The 1960 Time Machine may possibly be the best science-fiction film ever. The cast is magnificent, and people have always wondered what the 3 books were... MORE>