H. G. Wells follows Jack the Ripper in a time machine from 19th century England to San Francisco. Good performance by Mary Steenburgen as the woman who befriends Wells.
Herb Jaffe - Producer/Executive
Mary Steenburgen - American Actress, TIME AFTER TIME
Nicholas Meyer - Director/Screenwriter
Edward C. Carfagno - Production Designer
David Warner - British Actor
Charles Cioffi - American Actor
Miklos Rozsa - Hollywood Composer, THIEF OF BAGDAD (1940), BEN-HUR (1959)
Corey Feldman - American actor, GOONIES, THE LOST BOYS, FRIDAY THE 13TH IV:
Donn Cambern - Editor, EXCALIBUR (1981)
Andonia Katsaros - Actress\"Age Of Consent"
Malcolm McDowell - British Actor
Paul Lohmann - American Diretor of Photography
- Format: DVD
- Run Time: 82
- Color Format: Color
- UPC: 883929030835
- Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
- Rating: Not Rated
- Release Date: September 2008
Victorian Brits H.G. Wells and Jack the Ripper travel through time into late 70s San Francisco. While the author marvels at this Utopian Eden, the psycho killer discovers his spiritual home -- and goes out searching for his next victim.
This was director Nicholas Meyer's first feature film.
"...Charming comedy, disarming romance, feverish suspense, and genuine tragedy..." -- Rating: B+ - 02/17/1995 Entertainment Weekly, pp.66-7
"...Magical..." - 09/28/1979 New York Times, p.C10
"[A]n appropriately grisly cross between THE TIME MACHINE and AMERICA'S MOST WANTED..." - 04/13/2004 USA Today, p.3D
"Nicholas Meyer's 1979 time-travel fantasy has a terrific premise....The painted backdrops of Big Ben, the sets of London streets with fog machines working overtime make everything look gloomy and mysterious, all have a quaintness that's very pleasing." - 09/12/2008 New York Times