R | | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet.
15 September 2007 | Kristine (firstname.lastname@example.org)
9 | So you're telling me those people in the mental institution are... crazy?
Just kidding, I rented 12 Monkeys the other day because I am a huge Bruce Willis fan and I heard some things about the ...
In the asylum, when Bruce Willis is sitting at the little table talking to Jeffrey, he is writing with his left hand. Bruce is pretty strict about being a lefty with his directors, even golfing left-handed in Armageddon.
Jose - psst! Jose, what's going on?
Jose: Bad news, man
James Cole: Volunteers?
Jose: Yeah. And they said your name.
Jose: Hey, maybe they'll give you a pardon, man.
James Cole: Yeah, that's why none of the volunteers come back. They all get a pardon.
When Cole meets Jose at the airport, Jose's glasses are shiny; later, while both characters are on the stairs, the glasses are dull in order not to reflect the equipment.
The symbol of the 12 Monkeys provides the backdrop for the opening and closing credits.
£1,320,430 (UK) (19 April 1996)
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