The Movie Timeline - of all the movie timelines on all the net, you walked into this one


Previous Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 � Next page

1947

Benjamin L. Willard is assigned to U.S. Sector Command, G-1 (Plans). (West Berlin, Germany - Apocalypse Now)

Howard Hughes test-flights the Blue Spruce. (The Aviator)

Elizabeth Short is found brutally murdered & bizarrely mutilated; Emmett Linscott family is implicated. (Los Angeles, Ca - The Black Dahlia)

Bob Silver and Charlotte conceive Carl. (Great Britain - The Boat That Rocked)

Brighton Rock. (Brighton Rock)

Philadelphia Mass Turbulence, related to 'symmetrical bookstacking'. (Philadelphia, PA - Ghostbusters)

Tom Hagen becomes consigliere to Don Corleone; Michael Corleone marries Apollonia in Sicily, who dies very soon after. (The Godfather)

The U.S. Government shanghais Dr. Henry Jones, Jr. and a number of other scientists to examine the the wreckage of an alien spacecraft and the remains of its pilot. (Area 51 - Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull)

Indy first visits Roswell. (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull)

"Smiler" Grogan robs a tuna factory of $350,000 and buries the money under the big W at Rosita Beach State Park. (Santa Rosita, CA - It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World)

Jedidiah Sawyer is born to Verna and Drayton Sawyer, who may be brother and sister. (Texas - Leatherface)

A little girl named Susan and her mom meet the real Kris Kringle. They learn to believe. (New York, New York - Miracle on 34th Street)

Wine is made. (Red 2)

Andy Dufresne begins sentence at Shawshank for the murder of his wife. (The Shawshank Redemption)

The Grand Hotel hosts a graduation prom. (Straits of Mackinac - Somewhere In Time)

Oliver is born. (Los Angeles, California - This Is 40)

Alice is born. (The Ward)

Roger Rabbit is framed. (Who Framed Roger Rabbit)

Gregory Balestrero is born. (New York City, New York - The Wrong Man)

The Cold War begins. (X-Men: Days of Future Past)

Wednesday 15th January: A year and a half after the end of WWII the body of Elizabeth Short (aka Black Dahlia) was found cut in half. (Los Angeles, California - The Black Dahlia)

Tuesday 21st January: Rick and Evy O'Connell arrive in Shanghai on Chinese New Year Eve to visit Evy's brother at his nightclub "Imhotep's" and to deliver the Eye of Shangri-La to the Chinese Musuem of History the following day. (The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor)

Tuesday 15th April: Jackie Robinson becomes the first African-American player in Major League Baseball when he steps onto Ebbets Field to compete for the Brooklyn Dodgers. (Brooklyn, New York - The Jackie Robinson Story)

Thursday 24th April: Willa Cather dies. (New York - Willa Cather: The Road Is All)

Friday 25th April: President Truman inaugurates White House bowling alley. (Washington DC - Truman)

Sunday 11th May: Enzo Ferrari makes racing debut. (Piacenza, Italy - Ferrari)

Friday 6th June: Freddy Krueger born. (A Nightmare on Elm Street)

Friday 20th June: Bugsy Siegel killed by gunshot. (Bugsy)

July: An extraterrestrial spaceship lands on a farm, killing a dog and leaving behind one alien, later named "Paul." (Moorcroft, Wyoming - Paul)

Sunday 6th July: John Rambo is born. (Phoenix, Arizona - Rambo: First Blood Part II)

August: The independent states of India and Pakistan were created (India - Gandhi)

Wednesday 13th August: Future Spinal Tap lead singer and rhythm guitarist David St. Hubbins is born. (Squatney, London - This is Spinal Tap)

Friday 15th August: The Partition of India. (India - Life of Pi)

September: Mathematician John Nash goes through Princeton graduate school orientation. (Princeton University - A Beautiful Mind)

Tuesday 14th October: Chuck Yeager breaks the sound barrier. (The Right Stuff)

Tuesday 14th October: Chuck Yeager breaks the sound barrier in the Bell X-1. (Muroc Army Air Field, California - The Right Stuff)

Wednesday 22nd October: Roger Marsh is born. (Escape Plan)

Monday 3rd November: Benjamin Button sees Daisy in Carousel on Broadway. (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button)

Friday 19th December: Stephen Altman is born. (New York, New York - Panic Room)

1948

By this time, Benjamin L. Willard is promoted to 1st Lt. (West Berlin, Germany - Apocalypse Now)

Dahlia Iyad is born on a farm. (Near Haifa, Palestine - Black Sunday)

Dahlia Iyad's father and brother are killed by Israeli commandos. (Black Sunday)

Carl is born. (Great Britain - The Boat That Rocked)

Sonny Corleone assassinated in his car; his son Vincent Mancini born to his mistress after his death. (The Godfather)

Remy Bressant is born (Gone Baby Gone)

James Reid is born. (Los Angeles, California - The Green Hornet)

A boy who one day becomes a law-enforcer is born. (Langdon, Illinois - Halloween: H20)

After assisting the Nazis in WW II, and getting paid handsomely for it, Arthur Case returns home and establishes the Manhattan Trust Bank. (New York City, NY - Inside Man)

Alfred Kinsey publishes 'Sexual Behavior in the Human Male'. (Kinsey)

The Tsimtsum is made by Erlandson and Skank Shipyards. (Malmo, Sweden - Life of Pi)

Charlotte Flax is born. (Mermaids)

John and Mimi are photographed. (Liverpool, England - Nowhere Boy)

By this time, Norman Bates is running the motel. (Kern County, California - Psycho IV: The Beginning)

Frank Wheeler joins Knox Business Machines. (Connecticut - Revolutionary Road)

The planet Krypton explodes. (Superman)

According to Lois Lane's article, "I Spent the Night with Superman", Krypton explodes - baby Kal-El spends the next four years in a space ship while travelling to Earth. (Krypton - Superman)

The planet Krypton explodes (Krypton - Superman)

Tubbs Sawyer, son of Harry Sawyer, is born. (Newt, Texas - Texas Chainsaw 3D)

Harry Lime appears. (Vienna - The Third Man)

Future Spinal Tap lead guitarist Nigel Tufnel is born. (Squatney, London - This is Spinal Tap)

Previous Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 � Next page

Copyright © 2006 - 2020 Paul Kerensa