My dad served in two wars has been flying airplanes for 60 years now. He was certainly quite an inspiration.
I mean the first 'Back to the Future' is kind of a perfect script I think in terms of handling time travel the best. It depends on your definition. To me that means it effectively uses it in the story.
Unlike some of the time-travel movies I love like 'Primer' or '12 Monkeys '...
There's no need to travel further. The Los Angeles area is big enough for us.