PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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.
In the future New York City, Central Park is the same size as the real one and is in the same place, but one hundred feet in the air.
Professor Pacoli: Aziz! Light!
Billy: "Aziz! Light!"
The four symbols for earth, wind, water and air, as seen on the temple wall in the beginning, are different from each other, albeit similar. When recreated, supposedly, on the buckle of the belt of the priest at 12'49" the symbols are in a different order and two are identical.
In the version televised Jan 8, 2000 in the U.S. on the ABC network, not only was the film edited for language, nudity, violence, and to fit the screen (as is standard), but also every one of the McDonald's Golden Arches in the early chase scene was digitally removed.
English, Swedish, German, Arabic, Egyptian (Ancient)
$17,031,345 11 May 1997