October 19th, 2008

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2008 Films 5) Time Flies

5) Time Flies (1944)

I acquired this as part of one of my current Speshul Prodgekts; also because my father occasionally reminisced about seeing it as a teenager when it first came out. It is a very early example of an explicitly sfnal British film; I have seen it claimed as the first ever commercial movie featuring time travel a time machine - my cursory researches so far haven't turned up any earlier example, but I'm sure someone will put me right.

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Quotes from the film (courtesy of IMDB)
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