Twelve Monkeys (1995) Poster


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Version of 

12 Monkeys (2015) (TV Series)

Remake of 

La Jetée (1962) (Short)
Same story. Original writers are credited.

Edited into 

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.


Zero for Conduct (1933) (Short)
Chicken Little (1943) (Short)
Dr. Peters makes a reference to this film when he meets Kathryn Railly.
Strangers on a Train (1951)
Ad above the main entrance of the theater.
Vertigo (1958)
Ad above the main entrance of the theater.
North by Northwest (1959)
Ad above the main entrance of the theater.
The St. Louis Bank Robbery (1959)
the warning message written on the window references the warning written on the bank window.
Psycho (1960)
Ad above the main entrance of the theater.
La Jetée (1962) (Short)
The opening credits state that it was inspired by the film "La Jetée" written by Chris Marker
The Great Escape (1963)
Jeffrey calls James' disappearance from the hospital "The Great Escape"
Lost in Space (1965) (TV Series)
All My Children (1970) (TV Series)
THX 1138 (1971)
The Omega Man (1971)
Life of Brian (1979)
Sans Soleil (1983)
Brazil (1985)
Delicatessen (1991)
Pulp Fiction (1994)

Referenced in 

Der Trip (1996)
Time Travel, asylum
Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin/Tori Amos (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on The Joe Pesci Show
Siskel & Ebert: Screamers/Richard III/Bed of Roses/Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored/Angels and Insects (1996) (TV Episode)
A still is shown for the "In Current Release" bumper. Two thumbs up.
The Rockford Files: Godfather Knows Best (1996) (TV Movie)
Seen on the movie theater marquee when Jim is exiting the movie theater.
The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys (1996) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
Appears on a list of new home video releases that Siskel and Ebert recommend.
Fully Booked: Episode #3.1 (1997) (TV Episode)
Question subject in 'The End of the Show Show'.
Mimic (1997)
The haunting shots of New York City in 'Mimic' are extremely similar to those featured in 'Twelve Monkeys', as is the idea of a catastrophic disease endangering the population.
Boogie Nights (1997)
The sum of "five grand / five thousand dollars", is said back and forth between characters.
Red Corner (1997)
Xenogears (1998) (Video Game)
The Television Ball of the scientists and the council.
Sphere (1998)
The theory that the future cannot be changed and the endless time loop of the spaceship from the future are references to Twelve Monkeys
Cascadeur (1998)
Storm of the Century (1999) (TV Mini-Series)
The Matrix (1999)
Referenced in dialogue
The Omega Code (1999)
The scene in which Caspar Van Dien is given away to the police by a camera and TV set in a TV store is taken almost verbatim from a scene near the end of Twelve Monkeys.
The Lost Empire (2001) (TV Mini-Series)
K-PAX (2001)
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Lost in La Mancha (2002)
Mentioned during the "Terry Gilliam's Picture Show" animated sequence.
Reign of Fire (2002)
High Chaparall: Robert Englund (2004) (TV Episode)
You can see this movie in Robert Englunds DVD collection
Hooked (2006) (Short)
Scotty has memorabilia from the film on display in his cubicle.
Banzai Motherfucker! (2006)
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #10.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Jonathan Ross lists this as one of his favourite Bruce Willis films.
Children of Men (2006)
Wild animals (a zebra and a camel) appears walking normally in the park in front of Buckingham Palace as the wild animals (giraffes and others) running free in the city of Twelve Monkeys (1995)
What the Pythons Did Next... (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Simpsons: Yokel Chords (2007) (TV Episode)
The scene in which Dr. Swanson (Meg Ryan) receives therapy from Peter Bogdaonvich's character is reminiscent of the psychiatrist in the movie, and the scene ends with a snippet of the 12 Monkeys theme.
Coming Down the Mountain (2007) (TV Movie)
The film is mentioned in discussion about possibilities of a time travel.
Sam and Max: Moai Better Blues (2008) (Video Game)
Future Max left a message on the answering machine reminding Max not to forget the 12 monkeys.
S. Darko (2009)
Playing in theater
Vsechnopárty: Episode dated 23 February 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Václav Marhoul mentioned it.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $10,000 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.140 (2010) (TV Episode)
Included in a $15,000 question
Sodankylä ikuisesti: Valon draama (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned
Supernatural: Time After Time (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
Ted (2012)
Twelve Monkeys is shown to be available on OnDemand.
The Cinema Snob: Crackerjack (2013) (TV Episode)
"I have to be at the 12 Monkeys audition in a few hours."
The Last Days (2013)
An air epidemia precludes going outside where animals live free
Ed Gein: From Murderer to Movies (2013) (Video)
mentioned once
Castle: Time Will Tell (2013) (TV Episode)
This film was mentioned by Esposito when talking to Castle about the derivative nature of the 'time-traveller' testimony.
In Confidence: Terry Gilliam (2013) (TV Episode)
Talked about during interview.
Geeks Who Drink: iJustine vs. Alan Tudyk (2015) (TV Episode)
one of seven time-travel films that contestants have to put in order by release date
Once Upon a Time When I Tried Committing Suicide (2016) (Short)
Brad Jones mentions it in a comparison.
The Flash: Flash Back (2016) (TV Episode)
Cisco says, "Or else you might set off some kind of Twelve Monkeys (1995) time loop you'll never get out of."
Beyond the Gates (2016)
VHS tape on video store shelf.
Sunspring (2016) (Short)
Screenplay fed into computer
Tvoje tvár má známý hlas: Episode #3.7 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Iva Pazderková.
Mr. Robot: eps3.7_dont-delete-me.ko (2017) (TV Episode)
Poster seen at the cinema.


Who Killed Who? (1943) (Short)
Swing Shift Cinderella (1945) (Short)
Little 'Tinker (1948) (Short)
Vertigo (1958)
James and Kathryn are watching this movie in a theater.
The Birds (1963)
Featured in James' dream at the theater.
Prehistoric Super Salesman (1969) (Short)
Playing on television in motel room.
Horizon: The Cruel Choice (1983) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.

Featured in 

The 68th Annual Academy Awards (1996) (TV Special)
The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys (1996) (Video)
Documentary about the making of the film
The Directors: The Films of Terry Gilliam (2000) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Repo Men/The Bounty Hunter/The Runaways (2010) (TV Episode)
"Time Travel Movie" segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Science Fiction Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown as part of Brett's Time Travel movie
Edición Especial Coleccionista: 12 Monos (2012) (TV Episode)
clips shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.95 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clip of Bruce Willis being scrubbed clean edited into news report on Carnival cruise
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
The Real History of Science Fiction: Time (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: The Dad Who Knew Too Little (2003) (TV Episode)
Spoofs a situation involving Brad Pitt's character in Tw.M.: Lisa Simpson participates in some movement for protecting animal rights and then a bunch of monkeys and pigs are set free. All evidence leads to Lisa who is on lam with Homer (father!).

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