The Time Machine(Movie, 1960)

The Time MachineRating: 3.7/5 (with 215 votes)
The Time Machine (also known promotionally as H. G. Wells' The Time Machine) is a 1960 American science fiction film in Metrocolor from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, produced and directed by George Pal, that stars Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, and Alan Young. The film was based on the 1895 novella of the same name by H. G. Wells that was influential on the development of science fiction. An inventor in Victorian England constructs a machine that enables him to travel into the distant future; once there, he discovers that mankind's descendants have divided into two species, the passive, childlike, and vegetarian Eloi and the underground-dwelling Morlocks, who feed on the Eloi. George Pal, who had made the first film version of Wells' The War of the Worlds (1953), always intended to make a sequel to The Time Machine, but he died before it could be pro... ()
Movie poster of The Time Machine

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Awards & Nominations for The Time Machine

Academy Award for Best Special Effects Academy Award for Best Special Effects

About The Time Machine

A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: England
Based on the work of: H. G. Wells ("The Time Machine")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/17/1960 (World premiere: 05/25/1960)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"A Máquina do Tempo"
"La machine à explorer le temps"
"A Máquina do Tempo"
"H. G. Wells' The Time Machine"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:4132, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 05/28/2020