Twelve Monkeys is a sci-fi mystery thriller flick released on 5 January 1996 (USA), scored 8.1 imdb rating $57,141,459 at US box-office. In this film in a future world crushed via infection, a convict is sent back so as to assemble data about the man-made infection that wiped out the vast majority of the human populace on the planet. This film is directed by Terry Gilliam and written by Chris Marker while stars Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt in lead roles.
Initial release: December 27, 1995 (USA)
Director: Terry Gilliam
Adaptations: 12 Monkeys (2015)
Adapted from: La Jetée
Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture