The Time Machine Reviews

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June 5, 2007
Parts of it are colorful and imaginative, but the film flattens out toward the end.
February 9, 2006
The quaint time machine and Oscar-winning special effects hold one's interest initially, but the overall effect is one of glossy emptiness.
May 9, 2005
The drama, for all its invention, is creaky and a bit pass.
July 30, 2015
The effects work throughout the film is truly special (the film won an especially well-earned Oscar for them).
July 15, 2010
Seen today, The Time Machine remains a reasonably elaborate affair, with impressive production values and fine special effects (even if these are somewhat dated,
October 6, 2008
A colorful special effects film.
July 29, 2007
June 5, 2007
This smashing science-fiction adaptation of H.G. Wells's famous novel has more creativity in every frame than most latter-day rip-offs have in their entirety.
April 6, 2006
Pal's movie is a brightly colored sweetmeat with all the indicting political ideology of a buttered scone.
October 7, 2005
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