The was credited to from a story by. Finally, enough cannot be said about Sidney Lumet's direction. When the last one goes through, the screen flashes on briefly and shows the travelers walking in a clearing with trees and grass with the surface of the Earth habitable again and people able to build a future there. As they feverishly work, the mutants are invading the colony; along with a few people from the future, the four travelers escape back to the present just ahead of the mutants. Evidence shows that the only record of a successful treatment for the disease was destroyed in the Grea t Chicago Fire of 1871, so the men travel back in time in order to speak with Joshua Henderson Richard Basehart , the only doctor known to have healed victims of the disease. I'm keeping our spacemen happy. .
Their mission is further complicated when Earnshaw and Henderson's niece, Jane , fall in love. And when they meet Henderson, he says he doesn't know how his patients survive. Earnshaw the doctor looking for a cure was approached by a man, Jeffrey Adams, who believes that he could help him. Subscribe today for more vintage movies! This is one of mine. Cast: , , , , , , , Director: Genres: Keywords: , , , , , , , ,. The Time Travelers was heavily promoted in his magazine on the basis of Ackerman's cameo appearance in the film.
During the test, odd shadows quickly cross the room before the screen shows a stark, barren landscape. Meanwhile, always under the threat of attack from the mutants , friendships are formed and they learn of life in the future including the use of robots for menial tasks. In 1964, a team of scientists is trying to develop a view screen into the future. Varno John Hoyt explains that Earth is unable to support life. Henderson confesses that he does not know why his patients are surviving. In 1976, Henderson's wine saves Earnshaw and also the girl stricken during Mardi Gras.
Amos Cummings , and his colleague Dr. Letter Grade: A+ 10 out of 10 stars and you can take that to the Bank OfMarquis. Starting with the great Paddy Chayefsky's Oscar winning Screenplay. He is our everyman caught up in the bizarre, absurd circumstances that evolve around him. Earnshaw contracts the virus while working with Henderson's patients.
Clint Earnshaw Sam Groom teams up with researcher Jeff Adams Tom Hallick to find a cure. Amos Cummings has perfected the art of time travel, and the plan is for Earnshaw and Adams to go back to 1871 and learn how Henderson cured his patients. All rights where they exist are retained by the original copyright holder. Adams decides to take all of Henderson's paperwork and return to the future, but he is interrupted when a suspicious assistant enters the room. While trying to obtain a blood sample from one of the survivors, Adams initially thinks he's killed the man but discovers that he had not been cured and would have died anyway. The cave-dwelling good guys and their androgynous androids are engaged in a desperate race against time to build a rocket to take them away from the ruined Earth. A pernicious disease thought to be extinct crops up in the modern day and threatens catastrophe.
But if you're a fan of the genre, give this a watch. The portal the scientists create, as Danny discovers, is more than a mere window on the coming years, because they can actually walk through it and pass through the decades to exist in the future. This happens to the time travelers in this movie who arrive back in their own time out of synchronization. Besides the social ramifications, how does this film hold up? The portal disappears, stranding them. The Earth of the future is barren and they are soon attacked by mutated humans but rescued by a group of scientists who are building a spaceship to take them to a new planet. Though Earnshaw is initially bemused by the assignment, Adams' value emerges when he remembers the 19th century discovery of a virus with similar characteristics.
All what they know is that resembles a disease that existed at around 1871, and that a Dr. They place a letter of thanks from the President on Henderson's grave. Clint Earnshaw Sam Groom teams up with researcher Jeff Adams Tom Hallick to find a cure. The travelers return to the departure point with the wine just in time. He lets the camera roll and lets the actors and the screenplay take center stage, not drawing attention away, but adding to the themes of the film throughout - especially in Beatty's speech at the end. The astonishing thing about this terrific motion picture is how prescient it is.
The four time travelers, told they may not join that space voyage, are allowed to work on recreating their time portal to return to their time. What does a terrific screenplay do? A rare 10 star BankofMarquis film. Varno determines that now the only hope is the time portal, so he commits the city's remaining resources to help von Steiner, Connors, White, and McKee rebuild the time portal with future technology. In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. Time Travelers Genre Written by Screenplay by Story by Charles Willard Byrd Directed by Starring Theme music composer Country of origin United States Original language s English Production Producer s Cinematography Fred Jackman, Jr.
Amos Cummings has prefected the art of time travel, and the plan is for Earnshaw and Adams to go back to 1871 and learn how Henderson cured his patients. Popular movie trailers from 1976 These some of the most viewed trailers for movies released in 1976:. The sequence of events of the entire movie is rapidly reshown, and repeats with ever briefer and fewer clips, leaving the viewer in a loop until it abruptly ends without further explanation. When the Great Fire breaks out, the travelers are no closer to the cure. Earnshaw the doctor looking for a cure was approached by a man, Jeffrey Adams, who believes that he could help him. Earnshaw realizes a substance in Henderson's homemade wine is the cure; the only patients who succumbed were those who refused to take alcohol. She is in this film for about 6 minutes in total - but she won her Oscar for a 5 minute scene that is, most definately Oscar-worthy.
One person throws an object back through the portal that damages the equipment on the other side and shuts down the portal. Their past selves are still in the lab, yet to pass through the portal, but they appear frozen. Time Travelers Trailer 1976 19 March 78 mins In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. To help illustrate this, we asked our readers to find pictures that absolutely do not look at all like the year they were taken in. It is his effort to try to make sense of this insanity that jumps off the screen. The editors of this channel did their best to verify that all videos uploaded are indeed in the public domain.