• Timeline (2003)


Release Date: November 26th, 2003

DVD Release Date: April 13th, 2004

PG-13 |1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary

While working at the site of an archaeological dig, Professor Johnston (Billy Connolly) stumbles into a wormhole and plunges back in time to 14th-century France. Mad scientist Robert Doniger (David Thewlis), who accidentally created the wormhole while developing a teleportation device, sends the professor's son, Chris (Paul Walker), and protégé Kate (Frances O'Connor) back in time to retrieve him. Unfortunately, their rescue mission is sidetracked by a bloody battle between France and England.

Cast: Paul Walker, Frances O'Connor, Gerard Butler, Billy Connolly, David Thewlis, Anna Friel, Neal McDonough, Matt Craven

Director: Richard Donner

Genres: Adventure , Action

Production Co: Mutual Film Company, Paramount Pictures, Cobalt Media Group, Donners' Company, Artists Production Group

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Rescue, Son, Father, Pursuit, Quest, 2000s, France

Ratings & Reviews

  • 10
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Timeline has negative energy to burn. There's even less of it by the end than at the beginning.

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Glorious so-bad-it's-good entertainment. show more

  • 63
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    There's something light and insubstantial about this movie. It almost floats away as you watch it. show more

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