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“X-Men: Days of Future Past” is that rare time travel movie, where the point is to both appreciate the present and change the future.
Edward Bellamy, 19th c. progressive, travels forward to criticize the present. Robert Zemeckis, 20th c. conservative, travels backwards to save the present.
Every day you move into the future, all the while fantasizing that time travel is not yet possible.
But we don’t need “high technology” and fancy machines to do it.
The fiction of eternity is the question of negating or affirming all that has happened and all that will come.
Inuyasha is torn between a resurrected beloved from his past and her reincarnated double that has traveled back in time.