Released Date
December 29, 1995
Distributor
Universal Pictures
Genre
Sci-Fi
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$57,141,459 + $111,698,000 = $168,839,459
58

Brad Pitt

as Jeffrey Goines

66

Bruce Willis

as James Cole

51

Jon Seda

as Jose

60

Christopher Meloni

as Lt. Halperin

1929-2021

Christopher Plummer

as Dr. Goines

63

Madeleine Stowe

as Kathryn Railly

1933-2005

Frank Gorshin

as Dr. Fletcher

68

David Morse

as Dr. Peters

70

Annie Golden

as Woman Cabbie

57

Lisa Gay Hamilton

as Teddy

About 12 Monkeys

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.

About

James Cole is an imprisoned criminal in the 2030s, and he is sent out on a mission back to the 1990s to discover why a man-made virus wiped out most of the population. The film is adapted from Chris Marker's short film La Jetée. 

Trivia

The film was mainly shot in Philadelphia and Baltimore, where the story takes place. Brad Pitt won the Golden Globe award for his role as Jeffrey Goines.