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Multcolib Picks: While you wait for... Looper

Primer
Primer (DVD - 2005 ) DVD SciFi PRIMER All copies in use Availability details Holds: 5 on 3 copies

Annotation:Two young engineers build a time travel machine in their garage and get caught in a web of paradoxes.

Children of Men
Children of Men (DVD - 2007 ) DVD Action CHILDREN All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:No children have been born for 18 years. The world is in chaos, with England a bastion of glum stability. Thought-provoking and action-packed.

THX 1138
THX 1138 (DVD - 2004 ) DVD SciFi THX All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 5 copies

Annotation:George Lucas' feature film debut, set in a dystopian future of conformity and control.

Moon
Moon (DVD - 2009 ) DVD SciFi MOON Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 31 copies

Annotation:Sam Bell works all alone on the Moon. He misses his family. This movie has long periods of quiet that are shattered by surprising cracks in Sam's reality.

Limitless
Limitless (DVD - 2011 ) DVD Drama LIMITLESS All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Eddie Morra, a burnt-out writer, discovers a top-secret pill that unlocks 100% of his brain's capacity.

Los cronocrimenes
Los cronocrimenes Timecrimes (DVD - 2009 Spanish ) DVD SPANISH SciFi CRONOCRIM All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 6 copies

Annotation:A man accidentally finds a time machine and travels back in time where he is involved in a mystery filled with murders, terror, and another version of himself.

Source Code
Source Code (DVD - 2011 ) DVD SciFi SOURCE Available in some locations

Annotation: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.

Memento
Memento (DVD - 2011 ) DVD Drama MEMENTO All copies in use Availability details Holds: 3 on 12 copies

Annotation:Leonard Shelby is searching for the man who raped and murdered his wife. But his memory is completely unreliable. Structurally original.

12 Monkeys
12 Monkeys (DVD - 2005 ) DVD SciFi TWELVE All copies in use Availability details Holds: 7 on 5 copies

Annotation:An inmate from a futuristic prison is sent to the past to gather information about the virus that sent the human race to live underground.

La jetée
La jetée Sans soleil (DVD - 2007 French ) DVD Foreign JETEE All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 4 copies

Annotation:This experimental film was the inspiration for '12 Monkeys.' An unnamed man attempts time travel in hopes of finding a solutions to the problems of his post-apocalyptic home era.

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This time travel action movie starring Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt has an original vision of the future of evolution, culture, and economic life. Here are some other movies that explore time travel and the future.


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