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The Fifth Element (1997)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi


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In the colorful future, a cab driver unwittingly becomes the central figure in the search for a legendary cosmic weapon to keep Evil and Mr. Zorg at bay.


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Trivia

Luc Besson, an admitted comic book fan, had two famous French comic book artists in mind for the film's visual style when he started writing the movie in high school. Jean Giraud (Moebius) and Jean-Claude Mézières. Both artists have long-standing comic book series in France. Moebius is ... ...


Quotes

Omar: Aziz! Aziz!
Professor Pacoli: Aziz! Light!
Billy: "Aziz! Light!"


Goofs

DNA cannot be nested, since its twin spirals are joined by radial spokes.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi

Details

Release Date:

9 May 1997

Language

English, Swedish, German


Country of Origin

France

Box Office

Budget:

$93,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,031,345 (USA) (11 May 1997)

Gross:

$63,540,020 (USA) (5 October 1997)

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