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Future '38 (2016)

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Our modern world through a 1930's lens.... Future '38 is a "lost" classic film from 1938, recently rediscovered in a Hollywood attic! (That's our story and were sticking to it). Filmed in blazing early Technicolor, it's the story of a man who must save the world by travelling to the future. All the way to 2015. And man, did those old-timey filmmakers get a lot right.

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Critic Reviews for Future '38

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

Future '38 can suffer at times from kitsch overkill, even if the playful tone and committed cast makes it a fairly pleasant romp to sit through.

January 31, 2017 | Full Review…

A swell idea harnessed to leaden style and execution, sci-fi comedy Future '38 doesn't take off.

December 1, 2017 | Full Review…

A love letter to the screwball comedies of the 1930s and 1940s, Future '38 is a throwback screwball worth seeing.

November 10, 2017 | Full Review…

Future '38 is, hands down, the most original comedy I've seen in recent memory. Definitely catch this one as soon as you can.

June 14, 2017 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

It seems Greenberg can write and directly authentically compelling material. It's a shame the rest of the film was such a bore.

June 12, 2017 | Rating: 3/10 | Full Review…

A fantastical fever dream of a film, a psychotropic time travel tale told in almost violently colorful tones.

March 15, 2017 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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