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Movie Info & Cast

Synopsis

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.

Cast

  • Joseph Melito
  • Bruce Willis
  • Jon Seda
  • Michael Chance
  • Vernon Campbell
  • H. Michael Walls
  • Bob Adrian
  • Simon Jones
  • Carol Florence
  • Bill Raymond

Did You Know?

Trivia

  • The "TV Ball" prop was notoriously problematic, with either the electronics or hydraulics breaking almost every time it was used.
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Goofs

  • The spider James Cole eats is a Golden Orb Weaver or Banana Spider (Nephila Clavipes). However, that spider inhabits southern regions of the US (mainly Florida), and would never be found in cities in a northern climate like Boston.
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Quotes

    • Jeffrey Goines: There's no right, there's no wrong, there's only popular opinion.
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Metacritic

100

Gilliam, along with the gifted cinematographer Roger Pratt and production designer Jeffrey Beecroft, fashions a disturbing and dazzling lost world.

Metacritic review by Peter Travers
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
100

Bruce Willis is bruisingly good as the hero and Brad Pitt is suitably zany as the activist who dogs his trail.

Metacritic review by David Sterritt
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor