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Movies about other dimensions/dimensional travel [VC?]

Discussion in 'Non-Music Chat' started by Black.Wire, Aug 26, 2014.

  1. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    Right, I believe that I have exhausted one of my favourite genres of Sci-Fi: films about dimensional travel.

    Because this forum is a well of helpful knowledge I assumed that if there would be folk out there who knew of such niche things it would be you lot.

    Event Horizon and Primer are the sort of thing I'm bang into.
    Monsters are usually NOT the type of thing I'm into (The Mist was good though, especially the anti-Holywood ending).

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  3. MarcPollitt84

    MarcPollitt84 Well-Known Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Two Gallants
    Balls. Came in here to recommend Event Horizon.

    Hmmm, let me have a think

    Coroline? :)
  4. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    I did enjoy Coraline!

    However, I'm looking for something that has some kind of pseudo-science (however ridiculous and made up) behind the whole thing, y'know, kind of like Stargate or something.

    But not Stargate.
  5. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    I also REALLY like Sphere.
  6. MarcPollitt84

    MarcPollitt84 Well-Known Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Two Gallants
    Dont be dissing Stargate man!

    Something i did enjoy a lot, which is along similar lines to what youre after although not exactly, was the 2002 version of Solaris although i imagine youve seen it.

    Theres the Hellraiser films although their horror not sci-fi
  7. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    Yeah I've seen all of those and enjoyed them (to a certain degree regarding the Hellraiser sequals).

    I'm hoping for some long forgotten or straight to video lost gem.

    Although I assume the chances are slim.
  8. MarcPollitt84

    MarcPollitt84 Well-Known Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Two Gallants
    12 Monkeys?

    I havent seen that in TIME!

    Ha, or Timecop! :D

    Those are more about time travel though really
  9. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    Yeah, I include time travel in my view of dimensional travel.

    Sadly, I've seen those two.
  10. MarcPollitt84

    MarcPollitt84 Well-Known Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Two Gallants
    Source Code? The Jacket? That new one with Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt?
  11. Staypuff

    Staypuff Active Member

    Wracking my brains here!

    I love Event Horizon but I can't think of anything similar, not from a film point of view anyway. As a MASSIVE geek I loved Babylon 5 and Lost which had a bit of what you're after.

    Interstellar, the new Christopher Nolan film, sounds like the kind of thing you're after.
  12. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    The Jacket; never heard of that one! I'll give it a Google now!
  13. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    I was reading about Interstellar the other day. Pretty excited for that!
  14. Staypuff

    Staypuff Active Member

    Dark City perhaps?
  15. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    (In the voice of them lads from League of Gentlemen): Seen.
  16. BobFossil

    BobFossil New Member

    Stalker and Solaris by Andrei Tarkovsky are both worth a watch
  17. Owen

    Owen New Member

    Have you seen Looper? It was pretty good.
  18. Black.Wire

    Black.Wire Member

    Aye seen all of the above and loved all three, although Looper was a bit questionable in places.
  19. MarcPollitt84

    MarcPollitt84 Well-Known Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Two Gallants
    Yeah, i didnt find English Rose Emily Blunt entirely convincing as a farmer in the south of America
  20. Suebeedoo

    Suebeedoo Member

    Favourite Bands:
    Die Video Die
    Brian De Palma's film Mission to Mars and The Black Hole (weird 70's Disney film even though you wouldn't think so). The One, Jet Li film?
  21. Not exactly what you're after but seeing as you've seen all the others - The Quiet Earth, 80s Australian film.

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