Timekeeper reviews

Tomorrowland, Magic Kingdom
Reader rating Reader rating 9.0 / 10
Average Reader Rating: 9.0  
"my brother the timekeeper"
Reviewed on Feb 18, 2013 by chris swinehart
Rating: 10  
timekeeper was my robotic twin brother only he had the voice of robin willams but still looked like me this friendly android took me on a time travle trip in the years of 2000 and 2005 and at the end he called me his brother i miss him nine eye didint talk to me as much as he did when the timekeeper attraction closed i was upset to see it go bye bye i wish they could bring it back
"R.I.P. Timekeeper"
Reviewed on Feb 16, 2009 by Jasonflz
Rating: 9  
Remember the good old days when Disney was actually creative. The Timekeeper was a prime example of that Disney creativity at it's best. The show starred both Robin Williams as The Timekeeper and Rhea Perlman as his quirky robot assistant 9-Eye. The story was that Timekeeper had invented a time machine and was going to send 9-Eye on a trip through time. The film was shot in Circle-Vision 360, meaning the screns circled 360 degrees around the audience to give them a view of everything around them. During the trip something goes wrong and 9-Eye is hurtled back to the past, ecountering Dinosaurs, Ice, and angry scottish soldiers who are in the middle of a large battle. Timekeeper manages to get a grip on things and sends her to various points in time like the construction of the Eiffel Tower, the painting of Mona Lisa, and a young Mozart concert. Finally they arrive at the Futurist Fair in Paris and encounter Jules Verne and H.G. Wells. Due to Timekeeper's clumsiness Jules Verne is accidentally sent back to the present with 9-Eye and embarks on a hilarious adventure through the air, on the land, under the sea, and even into space. After dropping Verne back at the fair in time for his speech The Timekeeper selects a group of audience members and "sends them to the future". The attraction was full of hilarious one liners courtesy of Robin Williams and was beautiful composed by Bruce Broughton. The only complaint I had was with having to stand throughout the entire show but otherwise I had a blast.
R.I.P. Timekeeper

Cast (in alphabetical order)

Patrick Bauchau
Nathalie Baye
Myriam Boyer ... 9-Eye (french version) (voice)

Gérard Depardieu ... Paris Airport Employee

Jeremy Irons ... H.G. Wells
Michel Leeb ... Timekeeper (french version) (voice)
Franco Nero ... Leonardo da Vinci
Rhea Perlman ... 9-Eye (voice)
Michel Piccoli ... Jules Verne
Jean Rochefort ... Louis XV

Robin Williams ... Timekeeper (voice)
Anna Pernicci ... Mona Lisa (uncredited) (voice)

Produced by
John Badham .... executive producer
Antoine Compin .... producer
Tom Fitzgerald .... executive producer
Charis Horton .... producer
James W. Riley .... executive producer

Original Music by
Bruce Broughton

Cinematography by
Ronnie Taylor

Film Editing by
Dennis Orcutt

Production Design by
Peter Murton

Costume Design by
Bob Ringwood

Production Management
Antoine Compin .... unit production manager
Olivier Garabedian .... on-location manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Antoine Compin .... first assistant director

Art Department
Clark Anderson .... production designer: future Paris
Syd Mead .... production designer: future Paris

Sound Department
Greg Krueger .... sound editor
Dennis Leonard .... sound editor
Dennis Leonard .... sound re-recording mixer
Shawn Murphy .... sound re-recording mixer
Gary Rydstrom .... sound designer
Gary Summers .... sound re-recording mixer

Visual Effects by
Harold Buchman .... digital artist
Mike Chambers .... visual effects producer: Apogee
David Cornelius .... motion control programmer: Apogee Productions
Douglas Smith .... visual effects supervisor
Michael Tigar .... digital artist
Jim Veilleux .... visual effects supervisor
Joseph Yanuzzi .... visual effects editor: Apogee

Camera and Electrical Department
C.W. Fallin .... cinematographer: additional unit
Marc Wolff .... camera pilot

Casting Department
Fritz Fleischhacker .... casting: Austria
Lucky Englander .... casting: Austria (uncredited)

Other crew
Olivier Garabedian .... assistant location manager
Nan Garcia-Wood .... set medic
Marc Wolff .... aerial coordinator

Reviewed on Dec 05, 2008 by MEEE
Rating: 8  
Timekeeper was a good show in Tomorrowland. It was funny and engaging. Timekeeper and nineye were great characters. The screen was 360 degrees and the storyline was good. Don't know why they got rid of it...
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