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20th Aug '16 8:24:35 PM Jarfulous
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* Inverted with ''{{Manga/AKIRA}}''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 38 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The {{timeskip}} is also reduced to 31 years, placing the main story in 2019.
20th Aug '16 8:20:58 PM Jarfulous
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* Inverted with ''{{Manga/AKIRA}}''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 31 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The {{timeskip}} stays the same length.

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* Inverted with ''{{Manga/AKIRA}}''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 31 38 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The {{timeskip}} stays is also reduced to 31 years, placing the same length.main story in 2019.
17th Aug '16 4:42:10 PM Jarfulous
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* Inverted with ''Manga/Akira''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 31 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The timeskip stays the same length.

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* Inverted with ''Manga/Akira''.''{{Manga/AKIRA}}''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 31 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The timeskip {{timeskip}} stays the same length.
17th Aug '16 4:32:46 PM Jarfulous
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* Inverted with ''Manga/Akira''. The original manga has World War III begin in 1992, with the rest of the story taking place 31 years later, while the movie moves it ''backwards'' to 1988. The timeskip stays the same length.
11th Aug '16 1:12:17 PM meganrenee
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*Blog/BrokePatrickBateman is an update of ''AmericanPsycho'' moved up from 1989 to the mid-2010s. Patrick Bateman is still a shallow, trend-obsessed SerialKiller in his mid-twenties, but instead of an IdleRich yuppie working on Wall Street, he's a bitter ImpoverishedPatrician millennial.
7th Aug '16 2:18:26 PM MaciekOst
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* ''Cossacks'' series is ''VideoGame/AgeOfEmpires'' [-IN 17th/18th CENTURY EUROPE!-]
5th Aug '16 9:39:26 AM KamenRiderOokalf
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* Arguably a lot of ''AgathaChristie'' adaptations reverse this trope -- Christie kept publishing into the late 'sixties, and in many of her stories describes contemporary clothes, etc., but most adaptations have a 1930s design sensibility.

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* Arguably a lot of ''AgathaChristie'' Creator/AgathaChristie adaptations reverse this trope -- Christie kept publishing into the late 'sixties, and in many of her stories describes contemporary clothes, etc., but most adaptations have a 1930s design sensibility.
2nd Aug '16 6:41:59 AM DaibhidC
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* A 1994 MadeForTVMovie of ''Literature/AliceThroughTheLookingGlass'' on Creator/ChannelFour was [-IN THE 90S, WITH ALICE AS [[AgeLift A GROWN WOMAN]] WHO FALLS ASLEEP WHILE READING ''ALICE'' TO HER DAUGHTER!-]

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* A 1994 1998 MadeForTVMovie of ''Literature/AliceThroughTheLookingGlass'' on Creator/ChannelFour had a contemporary setting, although the nature of Looking Glass Land is such that this was [-IN THE 90S, WITH ALICE AS only obvious in the FramingStory (where Kate Beckinsdale's Alice is [[AgeLift A GROWN WOMAN]] WHO FALLS ASLEEP WHILE READING ''ALICE'' TO HER DAUGHTER!-]a grown woman]] reading ''Through the Looking Glass'' to her daughter) and the costuming decisions.
2nd Aug '16 6:35:04 AM DaibhidC
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* A 1994 MadeForTVMovie of ''Literature/AliceThroughTheLookingGlass'' on Creator/ChannelFour was [-IN THE 90S, WITH ALICE AS [[AgeLift A GROWN WOMAN]] WHO FALLS ASLEEP WHILE READING ''ALICE'' TO HER DAUGHTER!-]
30th Jul '16 11:02:05 AM nombretomado
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* D20Modern is... well, ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' [-IN THE MODERN WORLD!-] Especially the ''Urban Arcana'' setting.

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* D20Modern TabletopGame/D20Modern is... well, ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' [-IN THE MODERN WORLD!-] Especially the ''Urban Arcana'' setting.
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