12 Monkeys is a 1995 science fiction film directed by Terry Gilliam, inspired by Chris Marker's 1962 short film La jetée, and starring Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, and Brad Pitt, with Christopher Plummer and David Morse in supporting roles. After Universal Studios acquired the rights to remake La Jetée as a full-length film, David and Janet Peoples were hired to write the script. Under Terry Gilliam's direction, Universal granted the filmmakers a $29.5 million budget, and filming lasted from February to May 1995. The film was shot mostly in Philadelphia and Baltimore, where the story was...
|Release date:||December 27, 1995|
|Directed by:||Terry Gilliam|
|Music by:||Paul Buckmaster|
|Screenplay by:||David Peoples, Janet Peoples|
|Adapted from:||La jetée|
|Genre:||Science Fiction, Thriller, Short Film|