15 best TV series about time travel
Gloomy thrillers, witty comedies, costume melodramas and a project that lasts more than 50 years.
The loser Dan finds himself in 1775, begins a relationship with a girl and accidentally changes the story. Returning to the present, he takes the college professor to the rescue and again goes to the past to fix it. But it only gets worse.
A group of terrorists from 2077 come up with technology to capture the world. On the eve of execution, they move to 2012, where they want to expand their activities. Police officer Kira Cameron goes after them. With the support of the young computer genius Alec Sadler, she must interfere with the plans of the criminals.
Villain Garcia Flynn steals a time machine, wanting to destroy the United States before the country even appears. To do this, he moves to the crucial moments of the past and tries to kill certain people. It is followed by historian Lucy Preston, military Wyatt Logan and scientist Rufus Karlin. They are trying to prevent Flynn’s crimes and bring history back to normal. But every action affects the future of the heroes themselves.
The Sarah Connor Chronicles
After the events of the movie Terminator 2: Doomsday, Sarah Connor and her son John again encounter robots from the future. One of them is sent to kill a teenager. The second in the guise of a woman arrives to defend him. Together, the characters move forward several years. There they are trying to destroy the company Skynet and finally cancel the apocalypse.
By the middle of the 21st century, a deadly virus killed a large part of the population, and drove the rest underground. Scientists know that the first outbreak occurred in 2015. Then they decide to send prisoner James Cole to the past in order to find the “zero patient”. For the hero, this should be atonement for the law, and for the whole world - salvation.
Shy and awkward Josh Furman works as a janitor in a research center, and spends all his free time in his favorite video game about a post-apocalyptic future. But suddenly he learns that everything that happens on the screen is real. The main characters of the game appear in Josh’s room. They argue that only he can save the world and therefore must go with them to the past.
Dr. Samuel Beckett came up with a car that allows you to travel in time. Unfortunately, the tests were unsuccessful: the hero began to fall into the bodies of various people in the past. To move on, Becket needs to fix something in the life of each of them. Only the hologram of a friend who remains in the present helps him. But Beckett leaves no hope of returning home.
In the future, a global catastrophe destroyed most of the world's population. But scientists have found a way to move into the past: they inhabit the bodies of people before they must die. Thus, the heroes are trying to correct the mistakes of mankind and save the planet from extinction.
El ministerio del tiempo
Spain has long had a secret institution. Using the “doors of time”, his employees can move to different eras in order to prevent changes in the past. The plot focuses on a team of a modern ambulance driver, a girl from the 19th century and a soldier who was sentenced to death in 1569.
The charming teacher Jake Epping of our days gets the opportunity to return to the past to prevent the killing of John F. Kennedy. True, the portal transfers it on a certain day, and therefore Jake will have to live in the past for several years. But time itself strongly resists change.
Nuclear war, biblical flood, collision with a meteorite and other scenarios of the death of mankind.
Darren Aronofsky's movie in free form retells the famous biblical story about the Flood. Of the people in it, only the righteous Noah and his family were saved. They gathered a pair of each animal species and loaded them into the ark.
American geologist Adrian Helmsley discovers that the earth's core is very hot. This should lead to global natural disasters. Having learned about this threat, the governments of different countries begin to build giant arks to save humanity. But still, when disasters begin in 2012, people are not ready.
In 1959, a group of schoolchildren was given the task: to depict their idea of the future. All drawings were placed in a capsule and sealed for 50 years. Among them was a piece with a strange set of numbers from Lucinda Embry. In 2009, the capsule was opened, and Professor John Koestler understood: all global catastrophes on Earth were predicted in the set of numbers. And soon something really terrifying should happen.
The day after tomorrow
Global warming causes massive melting of glaciers, which leads to lower temperatures in the oceans. Climatologist Jack Hall is trying to warn the government of imminent danger, but soon the Earth freezes. Then Hall sets off in search of his missing son.
This Is the End
Jay Barushel comes to visit his friend Seth Rogen and gets to a noisy party, where many celebrities gather. Having gone for a beer, he witnesses the beginning of the apocalypse: several people ascend to heaven, and chaos reigns around. New acquaintances at first do not believe in the truthfulness of Barushel's stories. But the appearance of demons finally convinces them: the real end of the world has come.
These Final Hours
An asteroid fell into the Atlantic Ocean, immediately destroying many countries. The rest will soon burn out in a firestorm. The main character, James, like all residents of Australia, has 10 hours left before his death. Then he goes to the last party, but on the way he meets a girl who is looking for her father.
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
Upon learning that soon a huge meteorite would destroy the Earth, Dodge's wife ran away without explaining the reason. Then he decided to find his first love, Olivia, and set off on a trip, taking a fellow traveler Penny's neighbor. And so begins the story of true friendship on the eve of the end of the world.
On the beach
World nuclear war destroyed almost all of humanity. Life was preserved only in remote Australia. But gradually radiation gets to this continent. And residents will have to face the inevitable.
Rob throws a party on the occasion of his departure to Japan, and he himself shoots everything on camcorder. Suddenly, chaos reigns in the city, and no one can understand what happened. Fragmentary recordings on an amateur camera confirm that something gigantic attacked the city.
Harry and Julia just met. On the way to a date, the hero in love answers a random call on a pay phone. Then he finds out that in about an hour a nuclear war will begin. He hurries to find Julia and spend the short time that they have left.
Beauty Justine is getting married, but already right at the wedding between the newlyweds, the fights begin. She is depressed, which sister Claire helps her cope with. Soon, information appears that the planet Melancholy is moving toward Earth. And in the event of a collision, the whole world may perish.