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Hollywood’s Fascination with Time Travel

6 Aug

What is Hollywood’s fascination with time travel? I’ve often been told I was born in the wrong decade.  Yet, my love for running water, diet Pepsi, women’s lib and surfing the internet, makes me doubt that theory.  However, if I could go back it would most likely be between the Golden age of Hollywood and the 1950s.  I haven’t quite figured out why but I’m sure it has something to do with clothing styles (typical) and meeting up with my grandmother.

When googling “time travel”, over 2.6 BILLION results pop up.  Suffice it to say, the general population seems to have a fascination with the topic.  This year, Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt will be coming out with their film Looper.  The story involves a man going back in time 30 years where both past and present man share the same time.[1]

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