PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.
The first comic that Elijah receives is an issue of "Active Comics". The logo is deliberately reminiscent of the original logo of "Action Comics", the series that introduced Superman.
Do you know what the scariest thing is? To not know your place in this world, to not know why you're here. That's - that's just an awful feeling.
At several points they show comic book images which are supposed to be from the "silver age", the 1950s-1960s. However, the art displayed in them is not accurate for the period and is closer to the style predominant in the industry in the 1990s.
The producers wish to thank: Miramax Films
Early previews of the movie didn't have the superimposed text ending, leaving a more open ending. This version was released in France in theaters, but the text was next included in TV, video and DVD.
$30,330,771 (USA) (26 November 2000)
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